History

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Title

History

Subject

history, women's history, feminist history

Description

Resources and information about women's history.

Collection Items

All Sewn Up: Millinery, Dressmaking, Clothing and Costume
This digital collection includes millinery, dressmaking, clothing and costume books from the UW-Madison collections. These books from the first half of the 20th century (1907 – 1940’s) include the history of clothing, styles of dress, fashion…

What Did You Do in the War Grandma?
An oral history of Rhode Island women during World War II.

Washington State Historical Society Women's History Consortium
The Women's History Consortium is dedicated to preserving and making available resources about Washington women’s history.

Suffragists Oral History Project
Seven major figures in twentieth-century suffragist history, including Alice Paul, are represented here with full-length oral histories.

Iowa Women's Archives
The Iowa Women’s Archives holds more than 1200 manuscript collections that chronicle the lives and work of Iowa women, their families, and their communities.

Ethnic Women of Cleveland Oral History Project
In 1986, Dr. Jeanette Tuve of Cleveland State University conducted a series of interviews with 29 women of eastern European birth or heritage. Many of these conversations were with women who remembered World War II or the Great Depression. 15 of the…

Georgia Women's Movement Oral History Project
This collection is composed of recorded interviews (audio cassettes, video and digital) conducted by volunteers with participants in the movement. These interviews, which continue to be conducted, describe participants' efforts to pass the Equal…

Freedom Archives - Gender and Sexuality
The Freedom Archives contains over 12,000 hours of audio and video recordings which date from the late-1960s to the mid-90s and chronicle the progressive history of the Bay Area, the United States, and international movements.

VOAHA II: Virtual Oral/Aural History Archive - Women's History
Virtual Oral/Aural History Archive of California State University, Long Beach, Women's History collection includes interviews with Asian American and Chicana activists, as well as activists concerned with welfare rights, the feminist health movement,…

Black Women at Virginia Tech History Project
A multi-phase research and educational project that involves identification of the first black women students, staff, and faculty at Virginia Tech and the collection of their oral history narratives.
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