Alice Hamilton: A Life in Letters

Alice Hamilton: A Life in Letters

by Barbara Sicherman

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780252071522
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publication date: 08/12/2003
Pages: 488
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Barbara Sicherman is Kenan Professor of American Institutions and Values, Trinity College, and coeditor of Notable American Women: The Modern Period.

Table of Contents

Introduction

1. The Hamiltons of Fort Wayne

2. Medical Training, 1890-1894

3. "I Shall Know, Being Old": Career and Family, 1895-1897

4. Hull House, 1897-1907

5. Exploring the Dangerous Trades, 1908-1914

6. The War Years, 1915-1919

7. The Harvard Years, 1919-1927

8. Elder Stateswoman, 1928-1935

9. Semiretirement, 1935-1949

10. "Old-Old Age," 1950-1970

Abbreviations

Notes

Sources

Acknowledgments

Index

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