Editors: Kathryn Kish Sklar and Thomas Dublin
Published by Alexander Street Press and the
Center for the Historical Study of Women and Gender, SUNY Binghamton

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How Did Women Anti-Suffragists in New York Try to Reconcile the Contradictions between Their Strategies and Arguments?
By Susan Goodier
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How Did Women's Groups in the American Library Association Promote Activism around Women's Issues in Librarianship during the 1970s?
By Cindy Ingold
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The Black Woman Suffragists Collection
By Thomas Dublin
| Document List | Introduction |


Mary McLeod Bethune: First Lady of Black America
By Audrey Thomas McCluskey
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Hallie Quinn Brown: Leading through Example
By Dorothy Salem
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Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander
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Charlotta Spears Bass
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Mary McLeod Bethune
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Hallie Quinn Brown
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Jeanette Carter
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Elizabeth Lindsay Davis
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Elizabeth Ross Haynes
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Georgia Douglas Camp Johnson
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Anna Bustill Smith
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Mary Church Terrell
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Angelina Emily Weld Grimke
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The League of Women Shoppers and Women Workers, 1935-1948
By Jessica Derleth, Binghamton University
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Rival Temperance Conventions, 1853
By Jessica Derleth, Binghamton University
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Review of Too Hot to Handle: A Global History of Sex Education
By Jonathan Zimmerman (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2015. 202 pp. Cloth, $29.95, ISBN 9780691143101).
Reviewed by Susan Freeman, Western Michigan University

Review of Raising the World: Child Welfare in the American Century
By Sara Fieldston (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2015. 328 pp. Cloth, $39.95, ISBN 9780674368095).
Reviewed by Anya Jabour, University of Montana

Review of The Rise of Women's Transnational Activism: Identity and Sisterhood Between the World Wars
By Marie Sandell (London: I.B. Tauris, 2015. 292 pp. Hardcover, $63.07, ISBN: 1848856717).
Reviewed by Katherine M. Marino, Ohio State University

Review of Shaping the Transnational Sphere: Experts, Networks and Issues from the 1840s to the 1930s
By Davide Rodogno, Bernhard Struck, and Jakob Vogel, eds. (New York: Berghahn, 2015. 305 pp. Cloth, $120.00, ISBN: 9781782383581).
Reviewed by Leila J. Rupp, University of California, Santa Barbara

Review of Transatlantic Feminisms: Women and Gender Studies in Africa and the Diaspora
By Cheryl R. Rodriguez, Dzodzi Tsikata, and Akosua Adomako Ampofo eds. (Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books, 2015. 360 pp. Hardcover, $100.00, ISBN: 9781498507165).
Reviewed by Joanna T. Tague, Denison University

Review of Hope and Fear in Margaret Chase Smith's America: A Continuous Tangle
By Gregory P. Gallant (New York: Lexington Books, 2014. 351pp. Cloth, $100.00, ISBN: 9780739179857)
Reviewed by Mary C. Brennan, Texas State University

Review of The Struggle for Equal Adulthood: Gender, Race, Age, and the Fight for Citizenship in Antebellum America
By Corinne T. Field (Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press, 2014. 260 pp. Paper, $32.95, E-Book, $29.95, ISBN: 978-1469618142).
Reviewed by LaNesha DeBardelaben, Michigan State University

Review of Feminism as Life's Work: Four Modern Women through Two World Wars
By Mary K. Trigg (New Brunswick, NJ and London: Rutgers University Press, 2014. 266 pp. Paper, $28.95, ISBN: 9780813565224).
Reviewed by Andrea Estepa, Rutgers University

Review of The Political Life of Bella Abzug, 1920-1976: Political Passions, Women's Rights, and Congressional Battles and The Political Life of Bella Abzug, 1976-1998: Electoral Failures and the Vagaries of Identity Politics, 2 volumes
By Alan H. Levy (Lexington Books, 2013, Vol. 1, 294 pp. Paper, $45.00, ISBN: 978-0739181645, Vol. 2, 364 pp. Cloth $100.00, ISBN: 978-0739187241).
Reviewed by Sylvie Murray, University of the Fraser Valley

Review of Mobilizing New York: AIDS, Antipoverty, and Feminist Activism
By Tamar W. Carroll (Chapel Hill, NC: The University of North Carolina Press, 2015. 304 pp. Paper, $34.95, ISBN: 978-1-4696-1988-0).
Reviewed by Lana Dee Povitz, New York University

Review of Making Noise, Making News: Suffrage Print Culture and U.S. Modernism
By Mary Chapman (New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 288pp. Cloth, $69.00 ISBN: 978-0199988297).
Reviewed by Maggie Rehm, University of Idaho

Review of Pageants, Parlors, & Pretty Women: Race and Beauty in the Twentieth-Century South
By Blain Roberts (Chapel Hill, N.C.: The University of North Carolina Press, 2014. 363 pp. Cloth, $39.95, ISBN: 978-1-4696-1420-5; E-Book, $16.19, ISBN: 978-1-4696-1421-2).
Reviewed by Marjorie Spruill, University of South Carolina

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