The Common Ground Of Womanhood: Class, Gender, And Working Girls' Clubs, 1884-1928

The Common Ground Of Womanhood: Class, Gender, And Working Girls' Clubs, 1884-1928

by Priscilla Murolo

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780252021077
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publication date: 08/01/1997
Series: The Working Class in American History Ser.
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments xi
Introduction 1(8)
1. Daughters of Labor
9(14)
2. Quests for Respectability, Demands for Respect
23(14)
3. Patrons and Friends
37(18)
4. The Woman Question
55(22)
5. The Labor Question
77(23)
6. Labor Reform
100(21)
7. Disintegration
121(24)
Conclusion 145(8)
APPENDIXES 153(24)
1. New York Association of Working Girls' Societies: Programs, 1889-90 153(2)
2. Practical Talks at the 38th Street Society 155(5)
3. Club Members' Writing in Far and Near 160(8)
4. Interclub Organizations and Projects: Chronology 168(4)
5. The NLWW Bureaucracy, 1900 and 1918 172(2)
6. Sample Calendars of NLWW Clubs, Fall 1919 174(3)
Notes 177(22)
Bibliography 199(16)
Index 215

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