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Women In Photography International

Women In Photography International

“Women In Photography International… promotes the visibility of women photographers and their work, through exhibitions, awards, scholarships, educational programs, juried competitions and lecture programs, non-profit website with Quarterly f2-eZine for women photographers around the world.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Ladies Auxiliary VFW

Ladies Auxiliary VFW

Members are “wives, widows, mothers, foster and stepmothers, grandmothers, daughters, granddaughters, foster and stepdaughters … of persons who were or are eligible for membership in the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States.” Site includes news, a calendar, and information on scholarships, legislative action, and cancer research.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–US Military; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Ocracoke Light – ipl’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

Ocracoke Light – ipl2’s Lighthouses: A Photographic Journey

The Ocracoke Light was built in 1823 and is located in Ocracoke, North Carolina. It is the oldest lighthouse in operation along the coast of North Carolina. This lighthouse replaced the lighthouse that was built on Shell Castle Island in 1798.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America Travel & Tourism

ifeminists.com

ifeminists.com

“This site is an all-inclusive online center where people looking for a new way to approach feminism can gather online, learn, and access a wealth of information. ifeminists.com offers in-depth resources and portal-like tools for everyone: activists and scholars, experts and beginners, women and men.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism

American Women in Uniform, Veterans Too!

American Women in Uniform, Veterans Too!

This somewhat cynical but extremely informative site gives a detailed history of women in the military. It breaks the information down by conflict/war and names the famous women involved in each.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–US Military; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Wars

Civil War Women

Civil War Women

“On-line archival collections featuring scanned pages and texts of the writings of women during the American Civil War. Includes the 1864 diary of Alice Williamson, a 16 year old girl from Gallatin, Tennessee, the papers of Rose O’Neal Greenhow, a renowned Confederate spy, and the papers of Sarah E. Thompson, a spy for the Union.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Wars–Civil War

Working Women, 1870-1930

Working Women, 1870-1930

A digitized collection of manuscripts, books, pamphlets, photographs, and other print sources focusing on American women working from 1870 to 1930. Presented by Harvard Library’s Open Collections Program.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–20th Century United States History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–19th Century United States History

Living the Legacy: The Women’s Rights Movement 1848 – 1998

Living the Legacy: The Women’s Rights Movement 1848 – 1998

Living the Legacy contains numerous articles about the history of the women’s movement and current issues, a timeline, and list of relevant women’s organizations. The website was created by the National Women’s History Project, an educational nonprofit organization, for the 150th anniversary of the Women’s Rights Movement.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–19th Century History

Women, Enterprise, and Society

Women, Enterprise, and Society

Provides a guide to primary sources related to women entrepreneurs and women and work available at Baker Library at Harvard Business School, with particular focus on the 19th century. Includes a bibliography and links to web sites related to the history of women in business.
Subject: Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Businesswomen; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Historical Documents; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers

Women in American History

Women in American History

An encyclopedia exploring the history, social conditions, and contributions of women in the United States. This resource can be explored in several ways. A series of timelines provides brief coverage of important events and people, beginning in the 1600’s and continuing to the present day. There are also 2

Documents from the Women’s Liberation Movement

Documents from the Women’s Liberation Movement

“The materials in this on-line archival collection document various aspects of the Women’s Liberation Movement in the United States, and focus specifically on the radical origins of this movement during the late 1960s and early 1970s. Items range from radical theoretical writings to humourous plays to the minutes of an actual grassroots group. The …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–20th Century United States History

American Women’s History: A Research Guide

American Women’s History: A Research Guide

“American Women’s History is designed to assist serious researchers, such as history professors, independent scholars, graduate students, and possibly upper-division undergraduates. Librarians who assist these researchers may also want to become familiar with the guide. American Women’s History provides citations to print and Internet reference sou …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Reference–Biographies; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History

Diotima

Diotima

“Diotima serves as an interdisciplinary resource for anyone interested in patterns of gender around the ancient Mediterranean and as a forum for collaboration among instructors who teach courses about women and gender in the ancient world.” Contains extensive searchable bibliographies on various subjects, essays, suggestions for course materials, …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Middle Eastern History–Antiquity; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–Antiquity; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–African History–Antiquity; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Social Life & Customs; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality

Feminism Index

Feminism Index

This comes from the soc.feminism newsgroup. Many of the questions pertain specifically to the newsgroup, but there is also information about feminism, and some sources for further research.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism

Office of Women’s Business Ownership

Office of Women’s Business Ownership

The Office of Women’s Business Ownership and its website offer support to entrepreneurs, “especially women who are economically or socially disadvantaged.” Features include online training, counseling, directories, and links to other helpful resources.
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship–Women Entrepreneurs; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers

Pambazuka News: “Solidarity: Opposing violence against women: International Women???s Action for Peace and Human Security”

Pambazuka News: “Solidarity: Opposing violence against women: International Women???s Action for Peace and Human Security”

This article provides a comprehensive overview of the main aims of the Million Women Rise (MWR) delegation of British women who attended the Third International Action of the World March of Women in Bukavu in the Democratic Republic of Congo.delegation, including why DR Congo was chosen and why women are being attacked in the DRC. Further, informa …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Crime; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

The Liberty Press

The Liberty Press

“The monthly lesbian and gay news magazine for the state of Kansas.” There is also a separate edition for the Kansas City area. “The Liberty Press and The Liberty Press KC keeps you informed of local, state and national issues, social happenings, theatrical events and much more.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota); Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender