SELECTED READINGS

ART

Bank, Mirra. Anonymous Was A Woman: A Celebration in Words and Images of Traditional American Art and the Women Who Made it. New York: T. Martin’s Griffin, 1995.

Barker, Garry G. The Handcraft Revival in Southern Appalachia, 1930-1990. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1991.

Becker, Jane. Selling Tradition: Appalachia and the Construction of an American Folk, 1930-1940. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1998.

George, Phyllis. Craft in America: Celebrating the Creative Work of the Hand. Fort Worth: Summit Group, 1993.

_____. Kentucky Crafts: Heartfelt and Homemade in Kentucky. New York: Crown Publishers, 1989.

hooks, bell. Art on my Mind: Visual Politics. New York: New Press; Distributed by W.W. Norton, 1995.

Joyce, Jane Wilson and Meredith Sue Willis. Quilt Pieces. Frankfort, Kentucky: Gnomen Press, nd.

Finney, Nikky. Sister Vision. Toronto: Black Women and Women of Color Press, 1995.

Pershing, Linda. The Ribbon around the Pentagon: Peace by Piecemakers. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, Publications of the American Folklore Society, New Series: 1996.

_____. Sew to Speak: The Fabric Art of Mary Milne. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1995.

Tobin, Jacqueline L. and Raymond G. Dobard, Ph.D. Hidden in Plain View: Secret Story of Quilts and the Underground Railroad. New York: Random House, 1999.

BUSINESS

Giesen, Carol A.B. Coal Miners' Wives. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1995.

Gilman, Charlotte Perkins. Women and Economics. Boston: Dover, 1898 (reprinted 1966).

Helgesen, Sally. The Web of Inclusion. New York: Doubleday, 1995.

Kahn, Kathy. Hillbilly Women. New York: Avon, 1980.

Roberts, Marie Mulvey and Tamae Mizuta. The Workers: Women and Labour. London: Routledge/Thoemmes Press, 1995.

Sergio, Leslie. A Measure Filled: The Life of Lena Madesin Phillips Drawn from Her Autobiography. New York: R.B. Luce, 1972.

Stern Madeleine B. We, the Women: Career Firsts of Nineteenth Century. New York: 1963.

EDUCATION

Baldwin, Yvonne Honeycutt. "Cora Wilson Stewart and The Illiteracy Crusade: 'Moonlight Schools' and Progressive Reform." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Kentucky, 1996.

Birdwhistell, Terry L. "An Educated Difference: Women at the University of Kentucky through the Second World War." Ed.D. dissertation, University of Kentucky, 1994.

Byars, Lauretta. Lexington's Colored Orphan Industrial Home: Building for the Future. Lexington, Kentucky: I.B. Bold Publications, 1995.

Carroll, Rebecca. Sugar in the Raw: Voices of Young Black Girls in America. New York: Three Rivers Press, 1997.

Delta Kappa Gamma Society. Well-Spring in the Wilderness: Project Pioneer Women Teachers, Kentucky. Louisville: Gibbs Inman, 1955.

Echevarria, Pegine. For All Our Daughters: How Mentoring Helps Young Women & Girls Master the Art of Growing Up. Worcester: Chandler House Press, 1998.

Glazer-Raynn, Judith. Shattering Myths: Women in Academe. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1999.

Grumet, Madeline R. Bitter Milk: Women and Teaching. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1988.

Hartford, Ellen Ford. Little White Schoolhouse. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky for the Kentucky Bicentennial Bookshelf, 1977.

Nelms, Jr., Willie E. "Cora Wilson Stewart and the Crusade Against Illiteracy in Kentucky" The Register (Jan. 1976):10-29;(Spr. 1984):151-69.

Searles, David. A College for Appalachia: Alice Lloyd on Caney Creek. Lexington: The University Press of Kentucky, 1995.

Stephenson, Jane B. Courageous Paths: Stories of Nine Appalachian Women. San Francisco: Custom & Limited Editions,1995.

Whisnant, David. All That is Native and Fine: The Politics of Culture in an American Region. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1983.

HEALTH/MEDICINE

Boehmer, Ulrike. The Personal and the Political: Women’s Activism in Response to Breast Cancer and AIDS Epidemics. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1999.

Breckinridge, Mary. Wide Neighborhoods: The Story of the Frontier Nursing Service. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1981.

Celebrating Health Care in Eastern Kentucky: Special Salute to FNS (Frontier Nursing Service) for 70 Years of Care. n.p. Printed for the 33rd Annual Mary Breckinridge Festival, 1975.

Chester, Pennfield. Sisters on a Journey: Portraits of American Midwives. Piscataway: Rutgers University Press, 1998.

Delgado, Jane L., the National Hispanic Women’s Health Initiative, and Antonia C. Novello. Salud! : A Latina's Guide to Total Health-Body, Mind, and Spirit. New York: Harperperennial Library, 1997.

Jacobs, Ruth Harriet. Be An Outrageous Older Woman: RASP (Remarkable Aging Smart Person). Manchester: K.I.T. Press, 1993.

Lay, Martha. The Rhetoric of Midwifery: Gender, Knowledge, and Power. Piscataway: Rutgers University Press, 1999.

Leavitt, Judith ed. Women and Health in America. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1999.

Macdonald, Barbara and Cynthia Rich. Look Me in the Eye: Women, Aging, and Ageism. San Francisco: Spinsters, Inc., 1993.

McConkey, James. Rowan’s Progress. New York: Random House, 1992.

Nichter, Mimi. Fat Talk: What Girls and Their Parents Say about Dieting. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1999.

Payne, Michelle. Bodily Discourses: When Students Write About Abuse and Eating Disorders. Portsmouth: Boynton/Cook Publishers, 1999.

Ulrich, Laurel Thatcher. A Midwife's Tale. New York: Random House, 1990.

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JOURNALISM

Beasley, Maurine H. and Sheila J. Gibbons. Taking Their Place: A Documentary History of Women and Journalism. Washington, D.C.: American University Press, 1993.

Carter, Cynthia, Gill Branston and Stuart Allan, eds. News, Gender, and Power. London: Routledge, 1998.

Douglas, Susan J. Where the Girls Are: Growing Up Female With the Mass Media. New York: Time Books, 1995.

Dunnigan, Alice Allison. A Black Woman's Experience: From Schoolhouse to White House. Philadelphia: Dorrance, 1974.

Good, Howard. Girl Reporter: Gender, Journalism, and the Movies. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 1998.

Hermes, Joke. Reading Women's Magazines: An Analysis of Everyday Media Use. Cambridge: Polity Press, 1996.

Hill, Anne E. Broadcasting & Journalism. Philadelphia: Chelsea House, 1999.

Sawyer, Diane, ed. Disabled Readers: Insight, Assessment, Instruction. Newark: International Reading Association, 1980.

Streitmatter, Rodger. Raising Her Voice: African- American Women Journalists Who Changed History. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1994.

_____. "Alice Allison Dunnigan: An African-American Woman Journalist Who
Broke the Double Barrier," Journalism History, Autumn-Winter 1989

Thomas, Helen. Front Row at the White House: My Life and Times. New York: Macmillan, 1999.

LAW

Berry, Dawn Bradley. The 50 Most Influential Women in American Law. Los Angeles: Lowell House, 1996.

Graham, Deborah. Getting Down to Business: Marketing and Women Lawyers. Little Falls: Glass LegalWorks, 1996.

Lentz, Bernard F. Sex Discrimination in the Legal Profession. Westport: Quorum Books, 1995.

Roberts, Marie Mulvey and Tamae Mizuta. The Disempowered: Women and the Law. London: Routledge/Thoemmes Press, 1993.

Salokar, Rebecca Mae and Mary L. Volcansek. Women in Law: A Bio-Bibliographical Sourcebook. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1996.

LITERATURE

Arnow, Harriet. Mountain Path. New York: McDowell Obolensky, 1936.

_____. "A Mess of Pork." The New Talent, 1935.

_____. Hunter's Horn. New York: Macmillian, 1949.

_____. The Dollmaker. New York: Macmillian, 1954.

_____. Seedtime on the Cumberland. New York: Macmillian, 1960.

_____. The Flowering of the Cumberland. New York: Macmillian, 1963.

_____. The Weed Killer's Daughter. New York: Knopf, 1970.

_____. The Kentucky Trace. New York: Knopf, 1974.

_____. Old Burnside. Lexington: The University Press of Kentucky, 1977.

_____. Between the Flowers. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 1999.

Boone, Joy Bale. Contemporary Kentucky Poetry 1967. Elizabethtown: Friends of Kentucky Libraries, 1967.

_____. Never Less than Love. Louisville: Kentucky Poetry Press, 1972.

_____. The Storm's Eye: A Narrative in Verse Celebrating Cassius Marcellus Clay, Man of Freedon, 1810-1903. Louisville: Kentucky Poetry Press, 1974.

_____. Even without Love. 1992.

Cheung, King-Kok, ed. Words Matter: Conversations with Asian American Writers. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1999.

Derosier, Linda Scott. Creeker: A Woman's Journey. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1999.

Dinsmore, Julia Stockton. Verses and Sonnets. Burlington: Dinsmore Homestead, 1991.

Dyer, Joyce, ed. Bloodroot: Reflections on Place by Appalachian Women Writers. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1998.

Giles, Janice Holt. The Enduring Hills. New York: Westminster Press, 1950.

_____. Miss Willie. New York: Westminster Press, 1951.

_____. Tara's Healing. New York: Westminster Press, 1951.

_____. Forty Acres and No Mule. New York: Westminster Press, 1952.

_____. The Kentuckians. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1953.

_____. Hill Man. New York: Pyramid Books, 1954.

_____. The Plum Thicket. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1954.

_____. Hannah Fowler. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1956.

_____. The Believers. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1957.

_____. The Land Beyond the Mountains. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1958.

_____. "Autobiographical Sketch," Kentucky Library Association Bulletin, 23 (Jan. 1959): pp. 12-13.

_____. Johnny Osage. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1960.

_____. Savanna. New York: Avon Books, 1961.

_____. Voyage to Santa Fe. New York: Avon Books, 1962.

_____. A Little Better Than Plumb. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1963.

_____. Run Me a River. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1964.

_____. The G.I. Journal of Sgt. Giles. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1965.

_____. The Great Adventure. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1966.

_____. Shady Grove. New York: Avon Books, 1967.

_____. Six Horse Hitch. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1968.

_____. The Damned Engineers. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1970.

_____. Around Our Home. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1971.

_____. The Kinta Years. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1973.

_____. Wellspring. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1975.

_____. Hello Janice: The Wartime Letters of Henry Giles. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1992.

Gordon, Caroline. Penally. New York: C. Scribner's Sons, 1931.

_____. Aleck Maury, Sportsman. New York: C. Scribner's Sons, 1934.

_____. None Shall Look Back. New York: C. Scribner's Sons, 1937.

_____. The Garden of Adonis. New York: C. Scribner's Sons, 1937.

_____. The Women on the Porch. New York: C. Scribner's Sons, 1944.

_____. The Forest of the South. New York: C. Scribner's Sons, 1945.

_____. The House of Fiction: An Anthology of the Short Story. New York: Scribner, 1950.

_____. The Strange Children. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1952.

_____. The Malefactors. New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1956.

_____. A Good Soldier: A Key to the Novels of Ford Madox Ford. Davis: University of California Library, 1957.

_____. How to Read a Novel. New York: Viking Press, 1957.

______. Old Red and Other Stories. New York: Scribner, 1963.

______. The Collected Stories of Caroline Gordon. New York: Farrar, Straus, Girox, 1981.

_____. Green Centuries. Nashville: J.S. Sanders & Co., 1992.

Hall, Eliza Calvert. Aunt Jane of Kentucky. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1995 (1907).

hooks, bell. Ain't I A Woman: Black Women and Feminism. Boston: South End Press, 1981.

_____. Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center. Boston: South End Press, 1984.

_____. Talking Back: Thinking Feminist, Thinking Black. Boston: South End Press, 1989.

_____. Yearning: Race, Class and Cultural Politics. Boston: South End Press, 1990.

_____. Breaking Bread: Insurgent Black Intellectual Life. Boston: South End Press, 1991.

_____. Black Looks: Race and Representation. Boston: South End Press, 1992.

_____. Sisters of the Yam: Black Women and Self-Recovery. Boston: South End Press, 1993.

_____. Teaching to Transgress: Education as the Practice of Freedom. New York: Routledge, 1994.

_____. Outlaw Culture: Resisting Representation. New York: Routledge, 1994.

_____. Art On My Mind: Visual Politics. New York: New Press; Distributed by W.W. Norton, 1995.

_____. Killing Rage: Ending Racism. New York: H. Holt & Co., 1995.

_____. Bone Black: Memories of Girlhood. New York: H. Holt & Co., 1996.

_____. Reel to Real: Race, Sex & Class at the Movies. New York: Routhledge, 1996.

_____. Wounds of Passion: a Writing Life. New York: H. Holt & Co., 1997.

_____. Happy to be Nappy. New York: Hyperion Books for Children, 1999.

_____. Remembered Rapture: The Writer at Work. New York: H. Holt & Co., 1999.

Jones, Gayl. Corregidora. Boston: Beacon Press, 1975.

_____. Eva's Man. New York: Random House, 1976.

_____. The White Rat. New York: Random House, 1977.

_____. Song for Anninho. Detroit: Lotus Press, 1981.

_____. Hermit Woman. Detroit: Lotus Press, 1983.

_____. The Healing. Boston: Beacon Press, 1998.

_____. Mosquito. Boston: Beacon Press, 1999.

Kingsolver, Barbara. The Bean Trees. New York: Harper and Row, 1988.

_____. Homeland and Other Stories. New York: Harper and Row, 1989.

_____. Holding the Line: Women and the Great Arizona Mine Strike of 1983. Ithaca: ILR Press, 1989.

_____. Animal Dreams. New York: Harper Collins, 1990.

_____. Another America: Poems. Seattle: Seal Press, 1991.

_____. Pigs in Heaven. New York: Harper Collins, 1993.

_____. High Tide in Tucson. New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 1995.

_____. The Poisonwood Bible. New York: Harper Flamingo, 1998.

Makowsky, Veronica A. Caroline Gordon: A Biography. New York: Oxford University Press, 1989.

Mason, Bobbie Ann. Midnight Magic: Selected Stories of Bobbie Ann Mason. Hopewell: Ecco Press, 1998.

_____. The Girl Sleuth: A Feminist Guide. Old Westbury: Feminist Press, 1975.

_____. Landscapes: Hunktown. Frankfort: Frankfort Arts Foundation, 1984.

_____. Coyotes. New York: New Yorker, 1988.

_____. Spence + Lila. New York: Harper & Row, 1988.

_____. In Country. New York: Harper & Row, 1989.

_____. Love Life: Stories. New York: Harper & Row, 1989.

_____. Feather Crowns. New York: HarperCollins, 1993.

_____. Verenkransen. Amsterdam: Anthos, 1994.

_____. With Jazz. Monterey: Larkspur Press, 1994.

_____. Shiloh and Other Stories. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1995.

_____. Still Life With Watermelon. Monterey: Larkspur Press, 1997.

_____. Clear Springs: a Memoir. New York: Random House, 1999.

Norman, Marsh. Why Do Good Men Suffer? Lexington: Kentucky English Bulletin, 1964.

_____. Contract. Lexington: Kentucky Educational Television, 1977.

_____. Third and Oak, the Laundromat: A Play in One Act. New York: Dramatists Play Service, 1980.

_____. Getting Out. New York: Avon Books, 1980.

_____. Night Mother. New York: Hill and Wang, 1983

_____. The Fortune Teller. London: Collins, 1988.

_____. Four Plays. New York: Theatre Communications Group, 1988.

_____. Kentucky Voices a Bicentennial Celebration of Writing. Louisville: Kentucky Center for the Arts, 1992.

_____. The Secret Garden: Book and Lyrics. New York: S. French, 1993.

Pierpoint, Claudia Roth. Passionate Minds: Women Rewriting the World. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1999.

Slone, Verna Mae. Kitteneye Slone. Pippa Passes: Pippa Valley Printing, 1976.

_____. Common Folks. Pikeville: Alice Lloyd College, 1978.

_____. How We Talked. Pippa Passes: Pippa Valley Printing, 1982.

_____. Sarah Ellen. Pippa Passes: Pippa Valley Printing, 1982.

_____. What My Heart Wants to Tell. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1987.

_____. Rennie's Way. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1994.

Smith, Effie. Rosemary and Pansies. Boston: The Gorham Press, 1909.

_____. The Collected Works of Effie Waller Smith. New York: Oxford University Press, 1991.

Walker, Alice. In Search of Our Mothers’ Gardens. Orlando: Harcourt Brace, 1967.

MILITARY

Brodie, Laura Fairchild. Breaking Out: VMI and the Coming of Women. New York: Pantheon Books, 2000.

Enloe, Cynthia. Maneuvers: International Politics of Militarizing Women’s Lives. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2000.

Friedl, Vicki L. Women in the United States Military, 1901-1995: A Research Guide and Annotated Bibliography. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1996.

Maisels, Amanda and Patricia M. Gormley. Women in the Military: Where They Stand. Washington, D.C.: Women’s Research and Education Institute, 1994.

Manegold, Cynthia S. In Glory’s Shadow: Shannon Faulkner, the Citadel and a Changing America. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000.

Office of the Inspector General, U.S. Dept. of Defense, The Tailhook Report. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1993.

Sherrow, Victoria. Women and the Military: An Encyclopedia. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 1996.

Thom, Deborah. Nice Girls and Rude Girls: Women Workers in World War I. New York: I. B. Tauris, 1999.

MUSIC

Carter- Schwendler, Karen Lea. Traditional Background, Contemporary Context: The Music and Activities of Jean Ritchie to 1977. Lexington: s.n., 1995.

Clooney, Rosemary and Joan Barthel. Girl Singer: An Autobiography. New York: Doubleday, 1999.

Hull, Kenneth C. Lily May, A Legend in Our Time. New York: Carlton Press, 1975.

Judd, Naomi. Love Can Build a Bridge. New York: Villard Books, 1993.

Krishef, Robert. Loretta Lynn. Minneapolis: Lerner Publications Co., 1978.

Lynn, Loretta and Vecsey George. Loretta Lynn: Coal Miner's Daughter. New York: Da Capo Press, 1996.

Ritchie, Jean. Singing Family of the Cumberlands. Lexington: The University Press of Kentucky, 1988.

______. Jean Ritchie's Swapping Song Book. Lexington: The University Press of Kentucky, 1999.

Rockhill Marketing. Gateway to the Highlands, City Between the Lakes: Home of Loretta Lynn, Crystal Gayle, the Kentucky Apple Festival, 1850-1875. Bardstown: Rockhill Marketing, 1997.

Romalis, Shelly. Pistol Packin' Mama: Aunt Molly Jackson and the Politics of Folksong. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1999.

Tucker, Sherrie. Swing Shift: “All-Girl” Bands of the 1940’s. Durham: Duke University Press, 2000.

Turner, William L. and Gayle Pankey. Face to Face With Country Music: A Diary of Interviews With Country Superstars of the 70s, 80s, and 90s. Branson: Branson Publishing Co., 1994.

PERFORMING ARTS

Anderson, Lisa M. Mammies No More: The Changing Image of Black Women on Stage and Screen. Totowa, New Jersey: Rowan & Littlefield, 1997.

Levy, Maya. Acting Scenes and Monologs for Young Women. Colorado Springs: Meriwether Publishing, 1999.

Mair, George. The Judds: The True Story of Naomi, Wynonna, and Ashley. Secaucus, New Jersey: Birch Lane Press, 1998.

Neal, Patricia and Richard Deneut. As I am: An Autobiography. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1988.

Roberts, Robin. Ladies First: Women in Music Videos. Jackson: University of Mississippi, 1996.

PIONEERS

Bell, Margaret. Women of the Wilderness. New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1938.

Caudill, Harry M. The Saga of Jenny Wiley. Ashland: Jesse Stuart Foundation, 1994.

Cashin, Joan. A Family Venture: Men and Women on the Southern Frontier. New York: Oxford University Press, 1991.

Hall, Mitchel C. Jenny Wiley Country: A History of the Big Sandy Valley in Kentucky's Eastern Highlands and Genealogy of the Region's People. Kingsport: Kingsport Press, 1979.

Kentucky Dept. of Parks. Jenny Wiley State Resort Park. Frankfort: Kentucky Dept. of Parks, 1993.

LaDuke, Winona. All Our Relations: Native Struggles for Land and Life. Cambridge: South End Press, 1999.

Pineau, Mary. Pioneer People: A Story of David, Kentucky. Pikeville: Executive Printing, 1977.

Roberts, Marie Mulvey and Tamae Mizuta. The Pioneers: Early Feminists. London: Routledge/Thoemmes Press Kinokuniya Company Ltd., 1993.

Schlissel, Lillian. Women’s Diaries of the Westward Journey. New York: Schoken Books, 1982.

Taney, Mary Florence. Kentucky Pioneer Women, Columbian Poems and Prose Sketches. Cincinnati: Press of R. Clarke and Company, 1893.

PUBLIC SERVICE

Alling, Charles. "Women in Politics," The Register (Jan. 1906): 68-69.

Bingham, Clara and Diane L. Fowlkes. White Political Women. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1992.

Braden, Maria. Women Politicians and the Media. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1996.

Cromwell, Emma Guy. Woman in Politics. Louisville: Standard Printing Cp., 1939.

_____. "Citizenship; A Manual for Voters." Frankfort: Emma G. Cromwell, 1926.

Crowe-Carraco, Carol. Women Who Made A Difference. Kentucky Humanities Council- Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1989.

Gill, LaVerne McCain. African American Women in Congress. Rutgers: Rutgers University Press, 1997.

Hall, Wade. Passing for Black: The Life and Careers of Mae Street Kidd. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1997.

Karnes, Frances, Ph.D. and Suzanne M. Bean, Ph.D. Girls and Young Women Leading the Way: 20 True Stories about Leadership. Minneapolis: Free Spirit Publishing, 1993.

Mandel, Ruth. In the Running: Women as Political Candidates. New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1981.

Margolies- Mezinsky, Marjorie. A Woman’s Place: Freshmen Women Who Changed The Face of Congress. New York: Crown Books, 1994.

Miller, Kristie. "A Volume of Friendship: The Correspondence of Isabella Greenway and Eleanor Roosevelt 1904-1953" Journal of Arizona History (Summer 1999): vol. 40 num. 2.

Morton, Jennie C. "Sketches of Distinguished Women" The Register (May 1906): 45-50.

Peirce, Neal and Curtis Johnson. Boundary Crossers: Community Leadership for a Global Age. College Park: University of Maryland, 1997.

Powers, Georgia Davis. I Shared the Dream: The Pride, Passion, and Politics of the First Black Senator From Kentucky. Far Hills, New Jersey: New Horizon Press, 1995.

Scott, Anne Firor. The Southern Lady: From Pedestal to Politics, 1830-1930. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1970.

Sherman, Jonann. No Place for a Woman: Life of Senator Margaret Chase Smith. Rutgers: Rutgers University Press, 2000.

Woods, Harriette. Stepping Up to Power. Boulder: Westview Press, 2000.

REFORM

Andersen, Kristi. After Suffrage. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1996.

Baird, Nancy Disher and Carol Crowe-Carraco. A "True Woman's Sphere": Motherhood in Late Antebellum Kentucky, The Filson Club History Quarterly, (July 1992) Vol. 66, No. 3: 369-395.

Bingham, Sallie. Passion and Prejudice: A Family Memoir. New York: Applause Books, 1991.

______. Small Victories. Cambridge: Zoland Books, 1992.

Braden, Anne. The Wall Between. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1999.

Breckinridge, Sophonisba Preston. Madeline McDowell Breckinridge: A Leader in the New South. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1921.

Brock, Loretta Gilliam. A History of the Woman's Club of Central Kentucky 1894-1994. Lexington: The Woman's Club of Central Kentucky, 1996.

Brown, Lyn Mikel and Carol Gilligan. Meeting at the Crossroads: Turning Points in Girls’ and Women’s Lives. New York: Ballantine Books, 1992.

Cassidy, Carol. Girls in America: Their Stories, Their Words. TV Books, 1999.

Collins, Patricia Ann. Black Feminist Thought: Knowledge, Consciousness, and the Politics of Empowerment. London: Harper Collins, 1990.

Cott, Nancy F. Jeannne Boyston, et al, eds. Roots of Bitterness: Documents of Social History of American Women. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1996.

Danquah, Meri Nana-ama, ed. Becoming American: Personal Essays by First Generation Immigrant Women. New York: Hyperion, 1999.

Dove, Rita. On the Bus with Rosa Parks. New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 1999.

DuBois, Ellen Carol. Woman Suffrage & Women’s Rights. New York: New York University, 1998.

_____. Feminism & Suffrage. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1978 (reprinted with new Preface,1999)

Duffy, James. Radical Red. New York: Macmillan Publishing, 1993.

Ellison, Sheila. The Courage to Be a Single Mother. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 2000.

Epstein, Robin. Citizen Power: Stories of America's New Civic Spirit. Lexington: Democracy Resource Center, 1999.

Evans, Sara. Personal Politics: The Roots of Women’s Liberation in the Civil Rights Movement and the New Left. New York: Knopf, 1979.

Flammang, Janet A. Women’s Political Voice: How Women are Transforming the Practice and Study of Politics. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1997.

Forderhase, Nancy. "Eve Returns to the Garden: Women Reformers in Appalachian Kentucky in the Early Twentieth Century," Register 85 (Summer 1987): 337-61.

Fuller, Paul E. Laura Clay and the Woman’s Rights Movement. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1975.

Giesen, Carol A.B. Coal Miners' Wives. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1995.

Gladney, Margaret Rose ed. How Am I to be Heard? Letters of Lillian Smith. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1993.

Glaspell, Susan. “A Jury of Her Peers,” in Edward J. O’Brien, ed., The Best Short Stories of 1971. Boston: Small, Maynard & Co., 1971.

Goodman, Clavia. Bitter Harvest: Laura Clay's Suffrage Work. Lexington: Lexington Bur Press, 1946.

Gurko, Miriam. Ladies of Seneca Falls. New York: Schoken Books, 1974.

Hay, Melba Porter, "Madeline McDowell Breckinridge: Her Roll in the Kentucky Woman Suffrage Movement, 1908-1920," Register of the Kentucky Historical Society 72 (1974): 342-63.

_________. "Madeline McDowell Breckinridge, Kentucky suffragist and Progressive Reformer." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Kentucky, 1980.

________. "Suffragist Triumphant: Madeline McDowell Breckinridge and the Nineteenth Amendment," The Register 93 (1995): 25-42.

Hewitt, Nancy and Suzanne Lebsock, eds.. Visible Women: New Essays on American Activism. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1993.

Higginbotham, Elizabeth. Integrating All Women into the Curriculum. Center for Research on Women, University of Memphis, 1988.

Irvin, Helen Deiss. Women in Kentucky. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1979.

Jennings, Francis S. "The History of Child Labor Legislation in Kentucky." M.A. Thesis, University of Kentucky, 1926.

Kaufman, Polly Welts. National Parks and the Woman's Voice: A History. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1996.

Kerber, Linda K. No Constitutional Right to be Ladies: Women and the Obligations of Citizenship. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1998.

Knott, Claudia. "The Woman Suffrage Movement in Kentucky, 1879-1920." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Kentucky, 1989.

Lavis, Barbara. The Kid’s Guide to Social Action. Minneapolis: Free Spirit Publishing, 1999.

Lorde, Audre. Sister Outsider. New York: Crossing Press, 1984.

McNeil, W.K. Appalachian Images in Folk and Popular Culture. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1995.

Nasstrom, Kathryn L. Everybody’s Grandmother & Nobody’s Fool: Frances Pauley and Struggle for Social Justice. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1999.

Outside the Magic Circle: Autobiography of Virginia Foster Durr. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1985.

Perkins, Margo V. Autobiography as Activism: Three Black Women of the Sixties. Oxford: University Press of Mississippi.

Pershing, Linda. The Ribbon around the Pentagon: Peace by Piecemakers. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, Publications of the American Folklore Society, New Series: 1996.

_____. Sew to Speak: The Fabric Art of Mary Milne. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1995.

Reagon, Bernice Johnson. "Coalition Politics: Turning the Century." In Home Girls--A Black Feminist Anthology (1983): 356-68.

Roby, Henry W. The Suffrage Song Book: Original Songs, Parodies, and Paraphrases, Adapted to Popular Melodies. Topeka: Crane & Company, 1909.

Roberts, Marie Mulvey and Tamae Mizuta. The Militants: Suffragette Activism. London: Routledge/Thoemmes Press, 1994.

Runyon, Randolph Paul. Delia Webster and the Underground Railroad. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1996.

Scott, Kesho Yvonne. The Habit of Surviving: Black Women's Strategies for Life. Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1991.

Sherman, Janann. Perfect 36. Binghamton: Iris Press, 1998.

Theriot, Janice. Tradition of Service: A History of the Kentucky Federation of Women's Clubs. Louisville: Kentucky Federation of Women's Clubs, 1994.

Tobin, Jacqueline L. and Raymond G. Dobard, Ph.D. Hidden in Plain View: Secret Story of Quilts and the Underground Railroad. New York: Random House, 1999.

Walker, Melissa. Down from the Mountains: Black Women's Novels in the Wake of the Civil Rights Movement, 1966-1989. New Haven: Yale University, 1991.

Weisenburger, Steven. Modern Medea: A Family Story of Slavery and Child-Murder from the Old South. New York: Hill and Wang, 1998.

Wheeler, Marjorie Spruill. "New Women of the New South: Leaders of the Woman's Suffrage Movement in the Southern States, " Ph.D. dissertation, University of Virginia, 1989.

Wheeler, Marjorie Spruill, ed. Votes for Women! Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1995.

Wood, Nancy. Many Winters. New York: Doubleday Dell Publishing, 1974.

RELIGION

Bass, Dorothy and Sandra Hughes Boyd. Women in American Religious History: An Annotated Bibliography and Guide to Sources. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1986.

Boles, John B. Religion in Antebellum Kentucky. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky.1976.

Clark, Thomas C. and F. Gerald Ham. Pleasant Hill and Its Shakers. Harrodsburg: Pleasant Hill Press, 1968.

Keller, Rosemary Skinner and Rosemary Radford, ed. In Our Own Voices: Four Centuries of American Women's Religious Writing. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1995.

Woolsey, Louisa. Shall Women Preach? Caneyville. 1891.

SCIENCE

Altman, Linda Jacobs. Women Inventors. New York: Facts on File, 1997.

Ambrose, Susan. Journeys of Women in Science and Engineering: No Universal Constants. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1997.

Anderson, Lorraine. Sisters of the Earth. New York: Vintage Press, 1991.

Eisenhart, Margaret, and Elizabeth Finkel. Women's Science: Learning and Succeeding From the Margins. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998.

Greene, Gayle. The Woman Who Knew Too Much: Alice Stewart and the Secrets of Radiation. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2000.

Pattatucci, Angela. Women in Science: Meeting Career Challenges. Thousand Oaks, California: Sage Publications, 1998.

Rayner-Canham, Marlene and Geoffrey. A Devotion to their Science: Pioneer Women of Radioactivity. Philadephia: Chemical Heritage Foundation, 1997.

Rosser, Sue Vilhauer. Re-Engineering Female Friendly Science. New York: Teachers College Press, 1997.

Thimmesh, Catherine. Girls Think of Everything: Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1999.

Treichler, Paula A., Lisa Cartwright and Constance Penley. The Visible Woman: Imaging Technologies, Gender and Science. New York: New York University Press, 1998.

Wasserman, Elga. The Door in the Dream: Conversations with Eminent Women in Science. Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press, 2000.

Yount, Lisa. A to Z of Women in Science and Math. New York: Facts on File, 1999.

SPORTS

Aebi, Tania. Maiden Voyage. New York: Ballantine Books, 1989.

Bandy, Susan and Anne Darden. Crossing Boundaries: An International Anthology of Women's Experiences in Sport. Champaign: Human Kinetics, 1999.

Cohen, Greta L. Women in Sport: Issues and Controversies. Newbury Park: Sage Publications, 1993.

Creedon, Pamela. Women, Media, and Sport: Challenging Gender Values. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 1994.

Dean, Penny Lee. Open Water Swimming. Champaign: Human Kinetics, 1998.

Festle, Mary Jo. Playing Nice: Politics and Apologies in Women's Sports. New York: Columbia University Press, 1996.

Johnson, Anne Janette. Great Women in Sports. Detroit: Visible Ink Press, 1996.

Joyner-Kersee, Jackie. A Kind of Grace. New York: Warner Books, 1997.

Lawler, Jennifer. Martial Arts for Women: A Practical Guide. Hartford: Turtle Press, 1998.

Longman, Jere. The Girls of Summer: U.S. Women’s Soccer Team and How They Changed the World. New York: Harper-Collins, 1999.

Salter, David. Crashing the Old Boys' Network: The Tragedies and Triumphs of Girls and Women in Sports. Westport: Praeger, 1996.

McEwen, Christian, ed. Jo’s Girls: Tomboy Tales of High Adventure. Boston: Beacon Press, 1997.

Olds, Ellizabeth Fagg. Women of the Four Winds: 4 American First Explorers. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1985.

Sandoz, Joli. A Whole Other Ball Game: Women's Literature on Women's Sport. New York: Noonday Press, 1997.

Sherrow, Victoria. Encyclopedia of Women and Sports. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 1996.

Smith, Lisa ed. Nike is a Goddess: History of Women Sports. New York: Dalton Press, 1999.

Vargyas, Ellen J. Breaking Down Barriers: A Legal Guide to Title IX. Washington, D.C.: National Women's Law Center, 1994.

Zimmerman, Jean Reavill. Raising our Athletic Daughters: How Sports Can Build Self-Esteem and Save Girls' Lives. New York: Doubleday, 1998.

WOMEN’S HISTORY (Kentucky)

Baird, Nancy Disher and Carol Crowe-Carraco. A "True Woman's Sphere": Motherhood in Late Antebellum Kentucky, The Filson Club History Quarterly, (July 1992) Vol. 66, No. 3: 369-395.

Baldwin, Yvonne Honeycutt. "Cora Wilson Stewart and The Illiteracy Crusade: 'Moonlight Schools' and Progressive Reform." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Kentucky, 1996.

Birdwhistell, Terry L. "An Educated Difference: Women at the University of Kentucky through the Second World War." Ed.D. dissertation, University of Kentucky, 1994.

Breckinridge, Mary. Wide Neighborhoods: The Story of the Frontier Nursing Service. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1981.

Breckinridge, Sophonisba Preston. Madeline McDowell Breckinridge: A Leader in the New South. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1921.

Brock, Loretta Gilliam. A History of the Woman's Club of Central Kentucky 1894-1994. Lexington: The Woman's Club of Central Kentucky, 1996.

Byars, Lauretta. Lexington's Colored Orphan Industrial Home: Building for the Future. Lexington, Kentucky: I.B. Bold Publications, 1995.

Crowe-Carraco, Carol. Women Who Made A Difference. Kentucky Humanities Council- Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1989.

Clift, G. Glenn, ed. The Private War of Lizzie Hardin: A Kentucky Confederate Girl’s Diary of the Civil War… Frankfort: Kentucky Historical Society, 1963.

Cromwell, Emma Guy. Woman in Politics. Louisville: Standard Printing Cp., 1939.

Dunnigan, Alice Allison. The Fascinating Story of Black Kentuckians: Their Heritage and traditions. Washington, D.C.: Associated Publishers, 1982.

Darnell, Betty Rowling and Carolyn Elmore French. Out of the Shadows: History of Bullitt County Women. Shepherdsville, Kentucky: Bullitt County Library District, 1994.

Forderhase, Nancy. "Eve Returns to the Garden: Women Reformers in Appalachian Kentucky in the Early Twentieth Century," Register 85 (Summer 1987): 337-61.

Fuller, Paul E. Laura Clay and the Woman’s Rights Movement. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1975.

Goodman, Clavia. Bitter Harvest: Laura Clay's Suffrage Work. Lexington: Lexington Bur Press, 1946.

Hall, Wade. Passing for Black: The Life and Careers of Mae Street Kidd. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1997.

Hartford, Ellen Ford. Little White Schoolhouse. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky for the Kentucky Bicentennial Bookshelf, 1977.

Hay, Melba Porter, "Madeline McDowell Breckinridge: Her Roll in the Kentucky Woman Suffrage Movement, 1908-1920," Register of the Kentucky Historical Society 72 (1974): 342-63.

_________. "Madeline McDowell Breckinridge, Kentucky suffragist and Progressive Reformer." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Kentucky, 1980.

________. "Suffragist Triumphant: Madeline McDowell Breckinridge and the Nineteenth Amendment," The Register 93 (1995): 25-42.

Irvin, Helen Deiss. Women in Kentucky. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1979.

Jennings, Francis S. "The History of Child Labor Legislation in Kentucky." M.A. Thesis, University of Kentucky, 1926.

Kentucky African-American Heritage Commission. Tapestry: A Visitor's Guide to Kentucky's African-American Heritage. Frankfort: Commonwealth of Kentucky, nd.

Kentucky Commission on Human Rights. Kentucky's Black Heritage. Frankfort: Kentucky Commission on Human Rights, 1971.

Kleber, James C. Kentucky: Portrait in Progress: 1900-1950. Frankfort: Kentucky Historical Society, 1992.

_____. ed. The Kentucky Encyclopedia. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1992.

Knott, Claudia. "The Woman Suffrage Movement in Kentucky, 1879-1920." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Kentucky, 1989.

Lucas, Marion B. A History of Blacks in Kentucky: From Slavery to Segregation, 1760-1891. Frankfort: Kentucky Historical Society, 1992.

Malone, Cherly Knott. "Louisville Free Public Library's Racially Segregated Branches, 1905-35," Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, 93 (1995): 159-79.

Marshall, Suzanne. Violence in the Black Patch of Kentucky and Tennessee. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1994.

Nelms, Jr., Willie E. "Cora Wilson Stewart and the Crusade Against Illiteracy in Kentucky" The Register (Jan. 1976):10-29;(Spr. 1984):151-69.

Potter, Eugenia, ed. Kentucky Women: Two Centuries of Indomitable Spirit and Vision. Louisville: Big Tree Press, 1997.

Powers, Georgia Davis. I Shared the Dream: The Pride, Passion, and Politics of the First Black Senator From Kentucky. Far Hills, New Jersey: New Horizon Press, 1995.

Runyon, Randolph Paul. Delia Webster and the Underground Railroad. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1996.

Searles, David. A College for Appalachia: Alice Lloyd on Caney Creek. Lexington: The University Press of Kentucky, 1995.

Share, Allen J. Cities in the Commonwealth: Two Centuries of Urban Life in Kentucky. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1982.

Smith, Gerald. "Blacks in Lexington, Kentucky: The Struggle for Civil Rights, 1945-1980." M.A. thesis. University of Kentucky, 1983.

Smith, Jessie Carney, ed. "E. Belle Jackson," in Notable Black American Women, Book II, 317. New York: The Gale Group, 1996.

_____. "Willa Brown," in Notable Black American Women, Book II, 69. New York: The Gale Group, 1996.

_____. "Mary Britton," in Notable Black American Women, Book II, 55. New York: The Gale Group, 1996.

_____. "Lucy Harth Smith," in Notable Black American Women, Book II, 603. New York: The Gale Group, 1996.

_____. "Clara Brown," in Notable Black American Women, Book II, 60. New York: The Gale Group, 1996.

_____. "Emma C. Clement," in Notable Black American Women, Book II, 103 . New York: The Gale Group, 1996.

_____. "Helen Humes," in Notable Black American Women, Book II, 309. New York: The Gale Group, 1996.

Theriot, Janice. Tradition of Service: A History of the Kentucky Federation of Women's Clubs. Louisville: Kentucky Federation of Women's Clubs, 1994.

Weisenburger, Steven. Modern Medea: A Family Story of Slavery and Child-Murder from the Old South. New York: Hill and Wang, 1998.

Whisnant, David. All That is Native and Fine: The Politics of Culture in an American Region. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1983.

Wright, George C. A History of Blacks in Kentucky: In Pursuit of Equality, 1890-1980. Frankfort: Kentucky Historical Society, 1992.

_______. Life Behind a Veil: Blacks in Louisville Kentucky, 1865-1930. Baton Rouge: Louisiana University Press, 1985.

_______. Racial Violence in Kentucky, 1865-1940. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1990.

WOMEN’S HISTORY (General)

Anthony, Susan B. and Ida Husted Harper, ed. History of Woman Suffrage, Vol. 4 of 6, 1883-1900. Salem: Ayer Company, 1985.

Aptheker, Bettina. Woman's Legacy: Essays on Race, Sex, and Class in American History. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1982.

Baker, Paula. "The Domestication of Politics: Women and American Political Society, 1780-1920," American Historical Review 89 (June 1984): pp 620-647.

Beard, Mary R. Woman as Force in History: A Study in Traditions and Realities. New York: The Macmillan Co., 1946.

Berlin, Ira. Many Thousands Gone: The First Two Centuries of Slavery in North America. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1998.

Bernhard, Virginia, ed. Hidden Histories of Women in the New South. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1994.

Bingham, Mindy and Sandy Stryker. Things Will Be Different for My Daughter. New York: Penguin Books, 1995.

Blair, Karen. The History of American Women's Voluntary Organizations, 1810-1960: A Guide to Sources. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1989.

Blassingame, John. Ed. Six Women's Slave Narratives. New York: Oxford University Press, 1977.

Blee, Kathleen. Women of the Klan: Racism and Gender in the 1920s. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1991.

Blesser, Carol. Ed. In Joy and In Sorrow: Women, Family, and Marriage in the Victorian South. New York: Oxford University Press, 1990.

Boutros-Ghali, Boutros. The United Nations and the Advancement of Women, 1945-1996. New York: Department of Public Information; United Nations, 1996.

Brown, Elsa Barkley. "'What Has Happened Here': The Politics of Difference in Women's History and Feminist Politics," Feminist Studies 18 (Summer 1992): pp. 295-312.

Bynum, Victoria E. Unruly Women: The Politics of Social and Sexual Control in the Old South. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1992.

Cashin, Joan. A Family Venture: Men and Women on the Southern Frontier. New York: Oxford University Press, 1991.

Castillo, Adelaida R., ed. Between Borders : Essays on Mexicana/Chicana History (LA Mujer Latina Series). Mountain View, California: Floricanto Press, 1998.

Censer, Jane Turner. North Carolina Planters and Their Children, 1800-1860. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1984.

Clinton, Catherine. The Plantation Mistress: Women's World in the Old South. New York: Pantheon Books, 1982.

Costello, Cynthia B., ed. American Woman 1999-2000. New York: W.W. Norton & Co. for the Women’s Research and Education Institute, 1998.

Cott, Nancy F. The Grounding of Modern Feminism. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1987.

Cott, Nancy F and Jeannne Boyston, et al, eds. Roots of Bitterness: Documents of Social History of American Women. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1996.

Cotton, Sallie S. History of the North Carolina Federation of Woman's Clubs, 1901-1925. 1925.

Crawford, Jacqueline Ann Rouse ed. Women in the Civil Rights Movement: Trailblazers and Torchbearers, 1941-45. Brooklyn: Carlson Publication, 1990.

Crawford, Vickie, ed. Women in the Civil Rights Movement. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1990.

Craven, Avery O. Rachel of Old Louisiana. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1975.

DuBois, Ellen Carol. Woman Suffrage and Women's Rights. New York: New York University Press, 1998.

_____. Feminism & Suffrage. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1978 (reprinted with new Preface,1999)

Duley, Margot and Mary Edwards, eds. The Cross-Cultural Study of Women. New York: Feminist Press, 1986.

Duster, Norton. A Woman's Place: Yesterday's Woman in Rural America. Golden: Fulcrum Publication, 1996.

Edwards, Laura F. Gendered Strife and Confusion: The Political Culture of Reconstruction. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1997.

Edwards, Rebecca. Angels in the Machinery: Gender in American Party Politics from the Civil War to the Progressive Era. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997.

Eisenberg, Bonnie. Women in Colonial and Revolutionary America. Windsor: The Mid-Atlantic Equity Center, The American University, 1989.

Evans, Sara M. Born for Liberty: History of Women in America. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1989.

________. Personal Politics: The Roots of Women's Liberation in the Civil Rights Movement and the New Left. New York: Knopf, 1979.

Farnham, Christie. The Education of the Southern Belle: Higher Education and Student Socialization in the Antebellum South. New York: New York University Press, 1994.

Felton, Rebecca L. Country Life in Georgia in the Days of My Youth. Atlanta: Index Printing, 1919. ______.

The Romantic Story of Georgia Women. Atlanta: Index Printing, 1930.

Fox-Genovese, Elizabeth. Within the Plantation Household: Black and White Women of the Old South. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1988.

Friedman, Betty. Enclosed Garden: Women and Community in the Evangelical South, 1830-1900. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1985.

Gemin, Pamela and Paula Sorgi. Boomer Girls. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press,

Giddings, Paula. When and Where I Enter: The Impact of Black Women on Race and Sex in America. New York: Morrow, 1984.

________. In Search of Sisterhood: Delta Sigma Theta and the Challenge of the Black Sorority Movement. New York: William Morrow, 1988.

Grant, Joanne. Ella Baker: Freedom Bound. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1998.

Greenspan, Karen. The Timetables of Women's History: A Chronology of the Most Important People and Events in Women's History. New York: Touchstone, 1994.

Greenwood, Janette Thomas. Bittersweet Legacy: The Black and White "Better Classes" in Charlotte, 1850-1910. 1994.

Griffin, Farah Jasmine ed. Beloved Sisters and Loving Friends: Letters from Rebecca Primus of Royal Oak, Maryland, and Addie Brown of Hartford, Connecticut, 1854-1868. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1999.

Gutman, Herbert G. The Black Family in Slavery and Freedom 1750-1925. New York: Pantheon Books, 1976.

Hall, Jacqueline Dowd. Revolt Against Chivalry: Jessie Daniel Ames and the Women's Campaign Against Lynching. New York: Columbia University Press, 1979.

Hansen, Karen V. A Very Social Time: Crafting Community in Antebellum New England. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1985.

Hagood, Margaret J. Mothers of the South: Portraiture of the White Tenant Farm Woman. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1969.

Harper, Ida Husted. History of Woman Suffrage, Vol. 5 of 6, 1900-1920. Salem: Ayer Company, 1985.

______. History of Woman Suffrage, Vol. 6 of 6, 1900-1920. Salem: Ayer Company, 1985.

Hartmann, Susan M. The Other Feminists: Activists in the Liberal Establishment. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1998.

Hinding, Andrea, ed. Women's History Sources: A Guide to Archives and Manuscript Collections in the United States. New York: Bowker, 1979.

Hine, Darlene Clark and Kathleen Thompson. A Shining Thread of Hope: History of Black Women in America. New York: Random House, 1998.

Hine, Darlene Clark. Hine Sight: Black Women and the Re-construction of American History. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1994.

Hine, Darlene Clark, Wilma King, Linda Reed, eds. We Specialize in the Wholly Impossible: A Reader in Black Women’s History. New York: Carlson Publishing, 1995.

Hine, Darlene Clark, Elsa Barkley Brown, Rosalyn Terborg-Penn, eds., Black Women in America: An Historical Encyclopedia. New York: Carlson Publishers, 1993.

Holt, Rackham. Mary McLeod Bethune: A Biography. Garden City: Doubleday, 1964.

Isenberg, Nancy. Sex and Citizenship in Antebellum America. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1998.

Jeansonne, Glen. Women of the Far Right: The Mother's Movement and World War II. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1996.

Jones, Anne G. Tomorrow is Another Day: The Woman Writer in the South, 1859-1936. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1981.

Jones, Jacqueline. Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow: Black Women, Work and the Family, from Slavery to the Present. New York: Vintage Books, 1985.

Kaufman, Polly Welts. National Parks and the Woman's Voice: A History. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1996.

Kerber, Linda K. Toward an Intellectual History of Women. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1997.

____. No Constitutional Right to be Ladies: Women and the Obligations of Citizenship. New York: Hill and Wang, 1998.

____. "Separate Spheres, Female Worlds, Woman's Place: The Rhetoric of Women's History," Journal of American History 75 (1988): pp. 9-39.

Kerber, Linda and Jane Sherron De Hart. Women’s America. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995.

Kerber, Linda K., Alice Kessler-Harris, Jathryn Kish Sklar, eds. U.S. History as Women’s History. Edited by Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1991.

Kierner, Cynthia. Southern Women in Revolution, 1776-1800: Personal and Political Narratives. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1998.

Koonz, Claudia and Susan Stuard, eds. Becoming Visible. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1987.

Krichmar, Albert. The Women's Rights Movement in the United States, 1848-1970: A Bibliography and Sourcebook. Metuchen: Scarecrow Press, 1972.

Lawson, Steven. Black Ballots: Voting Rights in the South, 1944-1969. New York: Columbia University Press, 1976.

Lebsock, Suzanne. Free Women of Petersburg: Status and Culture in a Southern Town, 1784-1860. New York: WW Norton & Co., 1984.

Lee, Chang Kai. For Freedom: The Life of Fannie Lou Hamer. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1999.

Leonard, Elizabeth. All the Daring of the Soldier: Women of the Civil War Armies. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1999.

Lerner, Gerda. The Grimke Sisters from South Carolina: Pioneers for Woman's Right and Abolition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1967.

_______. Black Women in White America: A Documentary History. New York: Vintage Press, 1992.

______. The Majority Finds Its Past: Placing Women in History. New York: Oxford University Press, 1979.

McCurry, Stephanie. Masters of Small Worlds: Yeoman Households, Gender Relations and the Political Culture of the Antebellum Southern Carolina Low Country. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995.

McDowell, John P. The Social Gospel in the South: The Woman's Home Mission Movement in the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1886-1939. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1982.

McMillen, Sally. Motherhood in the Old South: Pregnancy, Childbirth and Infant Rearing. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1990.

_______. Southern Women: Black and White in the Old South. Wheeling: Harlan Davidson, 1992.

McMurry, Linda. To Keep the Water Troubled: The Life of Ida B. Wells. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.

Mabee, Carleton. Sojourner Truth: Slave, Prophet, Legend. New York: New York University Press, 1992.

Mankiller, Wilma, Gwendolyn Mink, Marysa Navarro, Barbara Smith, Gloria Steinem, eds. Reader’s Companion to U.S. Women’s History. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co.,1998.

Marilley, Suzanne M. Woman Suffrage and the Origins of Liberal Feminism in the United States, 1820-1920. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1996.

Marsh, Margaret S. Anarchist Women, 1870-1920. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1981.

Matthews, Glenna. The Rise of Public Woman: Woman's Power and Woman's Place in the United States, 1630-1970. New York: Oxford University Press, 1992.

Matthews, Jean V. Women's Struggle for Equality: The First Phase, 1828-1876. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, Inc., 1997.

Matthews, Pamela. Ellen Glasgow and a Woman's Tradition. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1995.

Miles, Kay. This Little Light of Mine: The Life of Fannie Lou Hamer. New York: Plume,1994.

Morgan, Elizabeth. Uncertain Seasons. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1994.

Morton, Patricia, ed. Discovering the Women in Slavery. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1996.

Muhlenfeld, Elisabeth. Mary Boykin Chesnut: A Biography. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1981.

Neverdon-Morton, Cynthia. Afro-American Women of the South and the Advancement of the Race, 1895-1925. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1989.

Newman, Louise Michele. White Women's Rights: The Racial Origins of Feminism in the United States. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.

Omolade, Barbara. The Rising Song of African American Women. New York: Routledge, 1994.

Opdycke, Sandra. The Routledge Historical Atlas of American Women. New York: Routledge, 2000.

Orleck, Annelise. Common Sense & a Little Fire: Women and Working-Class Politics in the US, 1900-1965. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995.

Parker, Alison M. Purifying America: Women, Cultural Reform, and Pro-censorship Activism, 1873-1933. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1997.

Papachristou, Judith. Women Together: A History in Documents of the Women's Movement in the United States. New York: Knopf, 1976.

Perkins, Margo V. Autobiography as Activism: Three Black Women of the Sixties. Oxford: University Press of Mississippi.

Rable, George C. Civil Wars: Women and the Crisis of Southern Nationalism. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1989.

Roberts, Marie Mulvey and Tamae Mizuta. The Militants: Suffragette Activism. London: Routledge/Thoemmes Press, 1994.

_____. The Radicals: Revoluntionary Women. London: Routledge/Thoemmes Press, 1994.

_____, ed. The Disenfranchised: The First for the Suffrage. London: Routledge/Thoemmes Kinokuniya Company Ltd., 1993.

Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson. The Montgomery Boycott and the Women Who Started It. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1987.

Robnett, Belinda. How Long? African-American Women in the Struggle for Civil Rights. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997.

Rosenberg, Rosalind. Divided Lives: American Women in the Twentieth Century. New York: Hill and Wang, 1992.

Ruiz, Vicki L. and Ellen Carol DuBois, eds. Unequal Sisters: A Multicultural Reader in U.S. Women’s History. New York: Routledge, 1994.

Ryan, Mary R. Women in Public: Between Banners and Ballots, 1825-1880. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1990.

Salem, Dorothy. To Better Our World: Black Women in Organized Reform, 1890-1920. Brooklyn: Carlson Publishing, 1990.

Sapiro, Virginia. Women in American Society: Introduction to Women’s Studies. Mountain View: Mayfield Publishing, 1990.

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Scott, Joan Wallach. Feminism & History. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996.

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Sims, Anastatia. The Power of Femininity in the New South: Women's Organizations in North Carolina, 1883-1930. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1997.

Smith, Barbara, ed. Home Girls: Black Feminist Anthology. New York: Kitchen Table Press, 1983.

Sonneborn, Linda. Encyclopedia of Women: A to Z of Native American Women. New York: Facts on File, 1998.

Spruill, Julia. Women's Life and Work in the Southern Colonies. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1938.

Stanton, Elizabeth Cady, Susan B. Anthony and Matilda Joslyn Gage. History of Woman Suffrage, Vol. 1of 6, 1876-1885. Salem: Ayer Company, 1985.

_______. History of Woman Suffrage, Vol. 2 of 6, Salem: Ayer Company, 1985.

_______. History of Woman Suffrage, Vol. 3 of 6, Salem: Ayer Company, 1985.

Sterkx, H.E. Partners in Rebellion: Alabama Women in the Civil War. Rutherford: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1970.

Sterling, Dorothy, ed. We Are Your Sisters: Black Women in the Nineteenth Century. New York: W.W. Norton, 1984.

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Wheeler, Majorie Spruill. New Women of the New South; The Leaders of the Woman Suffrage Movement in the Southern States. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993.

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_______. Too Heavy a Load: Black Women in Defense of Themselves, 1894-1994. New York: W.W. Norton, 1999.

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Wilkinson, Doris. "Forgotten Pioneers." Think (October 1988): 4.

Winegarten, Ruthe and Sharon Kahn. Brave Black Women: From Slavery to the Space Shuttle. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1997.

Wolfe, Margaret Ripley. Daughters of Canaan: A Saga of Southern Women. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1995.

Wood, Betty. Women's Work: Men's Work: The Informal Slave Economies of Lowcountry Georgia. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1995.

Wyatt-Brown, Bertram. The House of Percy: Honor, Melancholy, and Imagination in a Southern Family. New York: Oxford University Press, 1994.

Video Resources

Still Killing Us Softly: Advertising's Images of Women. Cambridge: Documentary Films, Inc.

Not One of the Boys. Center for the American Woman and Politics, 1984.

Lyons, Heather. Laura Clay, Voice of Change. Lexington: Little Media Workshop, 1992.

Throw Like a Girl: A Revolution in Women's Sports. The Tucker Center for Research on Women and Girls in Sport, University of Minnesota.

Wilkinson, Doris Y, Bush A. Wilkonson, Maurice Strider, Cathy Black, Kentucky Educational Television. Afro-American Physicians in Lexington, 1895-1950, Forgotten Pioneers in a Southern Community. Lexington: Kentucky Educational Television, 1989.

Breaking the Ice: The Story of Mary Ann Shadd. First Run/Icarus Films, 1999.

Uncommon Knowledge: "The Voices of Girls" Documentary. ERIC Clearinghouse on Rural Education and Small Schools.

Visit Appalshop on-line for Kentucky-made films and PBS on-line for other educational films.

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Women in Sports:

Minnie Adkins
Elizabeth Barret, Anne Lewis, Mimi Pickering, & Justine Richardson
Jane Burch Cochran
Joan Dance
Enid Yandell

Women in Business:

Nelda Barton-Collings
Julia Dinsmore
Laura Freeman
Mattie Mack
Lena Madesin Phillips
Caroline Burnam Taylor

Women in Education:

Helen Lew Lang
Katherine Pettit
Jane Stephenson
Cora Wilson Stewart

Women in Health/Medicine:

Mary Britton
Linda Neville
Ora Framer Porter
Louise Southgate, M.D.

Women in Journalism:

Linda Boileau
Alice Allison Dunnigan

Women in Law:

Pearl Carter Pace
Lt. Colonel Linda Smith

Women in Literature:

Effie Waller Smith

Women in Military:

Lt. Anna Mac Clarke
Capt. Helen Horlacher Evans
Julia Ann Marcum

Women in Music:

Sarah Ogan Gunning
Helen Humes
Lily May Ledford
Reel World String Band
Jean Ritchie
Mary Wheeler

Women as Pioneers:

Esther Whitley

Women in Public Service:

Governor Martha Layne Collins
Emma Guy Cromwell
Rep. Mary Elliott Flanery
Sen. Georgia Davis Powers
Lt. Gov. Thelma Stovall

Women in Reform:

Madeline McDowell Breckinridge
Laura Clay
Eula Hall
Josephine Henry
Belinda Mason
Lois Morris
Eliza Caroline Calvert Obenchain
Charlotte Richardson
Joan Robinett
Mary Sue Whayne
Corinne Whitehead
Evelyn Williams

Women in Religion:

Eldress Nancy Moore
Rabbi Gaylia Rooks

Women in Science:

Sarah Frances Price
Ellen Churchill Semple

Women in Sports:

Terri Cecil-Ramsey
Geri Grigsby
Audrey Whitlock Peterson
Mary T. Meagher Plant