- What is it?
- Everyday Life & Women in America is a database that details the social and cultural forces that shaped the everyday lives of women and men in America from 1800 to 1920.
- What does it include?
- Everyday Life & Women in America provides full-text access to monographs, hard-to-find periodicals, pamphlets, and broadsides. The database includes 19th and early 20th century primary sources for political, social, and gender issues.
- Why use it?
- Provides immediate access to rare primary source material from the Sallie Bingham Center for Women’s History at Duke University and the New York Public Library.
- Features an extensive bibliography, an interactive chronology, and essays written by leading academics in the field.
- Offers vivid insights into the daily lives of women and men; emphasizes contrasts in regional, urban, and rural cultures.
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