The Last Suffragist Standing: The Life and Times of Laura Marshall Jamieson

The Last Suffragist Standing: The Life and Times of Laura Marshall Jamieson

by Veronica Strong-Boag

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780774838689
Publisher: University of Washington Press
Publication date: 11/01/2018
Pages: 284
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Veronica StrongBoag is a feminist historian with a special interest in the stories of Canada.

Table of Contents

Introduction

1. The Girl from the Saugeen Peninsula, 1882–19112. The New Woman as Wife, Suffragist, and Activist, 1911–183. Still Bettering the World, 1918–264. Widowed Judge and Progressive Activist, 1927–395. The Challenge of Electoral Politics, 1927–396. Suffragist in the BC Legislature, 1939–417. Legislative Veteran, 1941–458. Taking on Post‑war Misogyny and Vancouver Politics, 1945–649. Faithful Social Democrat, 1945–64

ConclusionPostscript from Four Granddaughters / Dorothy O’Connell, Anne Jamieson, Karen Jamieson, and Marion‑Lea JamiesonNotesSelected BibliographyIndex

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