Tennessee women : their lives and times. Volume 1 (eBook, 2009) [Fuller Libraries]
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Tennessee women : their lives and times. Volume 1

Tennessee women : their lives and times. Volume 1

Author: Sarah Wilkerson-Freeman; Beverly G Bond; Laura Helper-Ferris
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Including suffragists, civil rights activists, and movers and shakers in politics and in the music industries of Nashville and Memphis, as well as many other notables, this collective portrait of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tennessee women.
Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2009-
Material Type: Biography, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Wilkerson-Freeman; Beverly G Bond; Laura Helper-Ferris
ISBN: 9780820339016 0820339016
OCLC Number: 700036199
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 457 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents: Preface / Sarah Wilkerson Freeman --
Nan-ye-hi (Nancy Ward): Diplomatic mother / Cynthia Cumfer --
Fanny Wright: Battle against slavery / Celia Morris --
Milly Swan Price: Freedom, kinship, and property / Beverly Greene Bond --
Mary Church Terrell: Revisiting the politics of race, class, and gender / Cherisse Jones-Branch --
Alberta Hunter: "She had the world in a jug, with the stopper in her hand" / Michelle R. Scott --
Phoebe Fairgrave Omlie: Wing walker, parachute jumper, air racer / Janann Sherman --
Sue Shelton White: Lady warrior / Betty Sparks Huehls and Beverly Greene Bond --
Charl Ormond Williams: Feminist politics and education for equality / Sarah Wilkerson Freeman --
Lucille Thornburgh: "I had to be right pushy" / Connie L. Lester --
Martha Ragland: The evolution of a political feminist / Carole Bucy --
Wilma Dykeman: The hearth and the map / Melissa Walker --
Sarah Colley Cannon (Minnie Pearl): Gossiping about Grinder's Switch --
the Grand Ole Opry and the modernization of Tennessee / Kristine M. McCusker --
Diane Judith Nash: A mission for equality, justice, and social change / Linda T. Wynn --
Wilma Rudolph: Running for freedom / Aram Goudsouzian --
Jo Walker-Meador: The Country Music Association / Diane Pecknold --
Bettye Berger: Transforming the mainstream / Laura Helper-Ferris --
Jocelyn Dan Wurzburg: Feminist and race woman / Gail S. Murray --
Doris Bradshaw: Battling environmental racism / Melissa Checker.
Responsibility: edited by Sarah Wilkerson Freeman and Beverly Greene Bond ; associate editor, Laura Helper-Ferris.
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