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The Resource The scarlet sisters : sex, suffrage, and scandal in the Gilded Age, Myra MacPherson

The scarlet sisters : sex, suffrage, and scandal in the Gilded Age, Myra MacPherson

Label
The scarlet sisters : sex, suffrage, and scandal in the Gilded Age
Title
The scarlet sisters
Title remainder
sex, suffrage, and scandal in the Gilded Age
Statement of responsibility
Myra MacPherson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the adventures of two sisters who tried to overcome the male-dominated social norms of the late nineteenth century and achieved a remarkable list of firsts, including the first woman-run brokerage house and the first woman to run for president
Summary
Describes the adventures of two sisters who tried to overcome the male-dominated social norms of the late nineteenth century and achieved a remarkable list of firsts, including the first woman-run brokerage house and the first woman to run for president
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10280999
Cataloging source
DLC
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MacPherson, Myra
Dewey number
  • 305.42092/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1412
LC item number
.M29 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Woodhull, Victoria C.
  • Cook, Tennessee Claflin
  • Cook, Tennessee Claflin
  • Woodhull, Victoria C.
  • Feminists
  • Women social reformers
  • Feminists
  • Women social reformers
  • United States
  • Women's rights
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
sex, suffrage, and scandal in the Gilded Age
Label
The scarlet sisters : sex, suffrage, and scandal in the Gilded Age, Myra MacPherson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-336) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Vicky -- Tennie -- Wall Street warriors -- The bewitching brokers -- Woodhull & Claflin's Weekly -- "Madam, you are not a citizen, you are a woman!" -- Free love, suffrage, and abolition -- All in the family: "never a wholly sane mother" -- Sex and the city, circa 1871 -- Confessions of sin and battling the Beechers -- "Yes, I am a free lover!" -- from spirit ghosts to Karl Marx -- Being Tennie -- Future presidentess -- Down and out in Manhattan -- Unmasking Beecher and a masked ball rape -- Jailbirds and the naked truth -- Life and death -- Panic and victory -- The star chamber -- Wickedness in high places -- Beecher's revenge -- The siege of London -- Lady Cook -- Love and libel -- Widows -- Moving on -- Last acts
Control code
ocn852828131
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 401 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780446570244
Lccn
2013027618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)852828131
Label
The scarlet sisters : sex, suffrage, and scandal in the Gilded Age, Myra MacPherson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-336) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Vicky -- Tennie -- Wall Street warriors -- The bewitching brokers -- Woodhull & Claflin's Weekly -- "Madam, you are not a citizen, you are a woman!" -- Free love, suffrage, and abolition -- All in the family: "never a wholly sane mother" -- Sex and the city, circa 1871 -- Confessions of sin and battling the Beechers -- "Yes, I am a free lover!" -- from spirit ghosts to Karl Marx -- Being Tennie -- Future presidentess -- Down and out in Manhattan -- Unmasking Beecher and a masked ball rape -- Jailbirds and the naked truth -- Life and death -- Panic and victory -- The star chamber -- Wickedness in high places -- Beecher's revenge -- The siege of London -- Lady Cook -- Love and libel -- Widows -- Moving on -- Last acts
Control code
ocn852828131
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 401 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780446570244
Lccn
2013027618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)852828131

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