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7 edition of Women of the Union (We the People: Civil War Era) found in the catalog.

Women of the Union (We the People: Civil War Era)

by Alice K. Flanagan

  • 100 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Compass Point Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Girls & Women,
  • History - United States/General,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7994373M
    ISBN 100756520479
    ISBN 109780756520472
    OCLC/WorldCa63703850

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    Two women in the Atlanta area provided detailed accounts of civilian life there through the upheaval and dislocation brought on by Union forces in Mary Harris Gay of Decatur in Life in Dixie during the War (), and Sallie Clayton, an adolescent at the time, whose memories of her own and her family's ordeal, recorded just after the turn. 1 day ago  BATH — Machinists Union Local S6 overwhelmingly accepted a new contract with Bath Iron Works on Sunday, bringing an end to a contentious nine-week strike. After a .

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Women of the Union (We the People: Civil War Era) by Alice K. Flanagan Download PDF EPUB FB2

Women of the Union (We the People: Civil War Era) Paperback – September 1, by Alice K. Flanagan (Author) › Visit Amazon's Alice K. Flanagan Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Author: Alice K. Flanagan. "Little nurse of Gettysburg" --Women and the war --Support on the home front --Angels of mercy --Famous women doctors --Courageous nurses --Daughters of the regiment and vivadières --Soldiers in disguise --Famous Union spies.

Series Title: We the people (Series) (Compass Point Books) Responsibility: by Alice K. Flanagan. More information. The anthology Single State of the Union is the latest in a growing number of books in the last decade written by, for, and about single women.

The essays in this collection, edited by Diane Mapes, cover a variety of topics from sex to menopause to single homeownership, and the authors include academics, journalists and entertainers (including /5(10).

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I did this despite the mixed reviews, hoping to learn a bit more about the history of the region in which I grew up/5(2K). The number of female soldiers in the war is estimated at between andalthough an accurate count is impossible because the women had to disguise themselves as men.

A Union officer was once quoted regarding how a Union sergeant was "in violation of all military law" by giving birth to child, and this was not the only case where the true sex of a soldier was discovered due to childbirth.

When West Virginia became part of the Union inonly white men were allowed to vote. While some states and territories began allowing women to. The group later changed its name to the Women's Anti-Suffrage Association of Massachusetts.

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Illustrated with stunning engraved portraits of Kady Brownell (in Army Costume), Belle Reynolds, Mrs. Mary Morris Husband, Mrs. Hoge, Mrs. Byckerdyke, Miss Georgina Willets, and two other plates depicting general scenes and women in the Civil is in good condition for years old.

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Mary Edwards Walker, M.D. (Novem – Febru ), commonly referred to as Dr. Mary Walker, was an American abolitionist, prohibitionist, prisoner of war and surgeon. She is the only woman to ever receive the Medal of Honor. Inshe earned her medical degree at Syracuse Medical College in New York, married and started a medical practice.

The woman earning the most nominations for the USA TODAY Network's Women of the Century Illinois list was Chicago’s first lady, Michelle Obama.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. All-Russian Union for Women's Equality (Russian: Всероссийский союз равноправия женщин) was a liberal feminist organisation formed in the Russian Empire during the Russian Revolution of The Union demanded equal political, particularly voting, rights to Union had main centers in Moscow and Saint Petersburg and a number of local chapters in.

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The Women Will Howl: The Union Army Capture of Roswell and New Manchester, Georgia, and the Forced Relocation of Mill WorkersReviews:   In the letter of one [female disguised as a male] prison guard, it said that there were three [other] women in the prison, one of whom was a major in the Union Army.