Highlights from this large collection include photographs of the Madame C.J. Walker, the Madam C.J. Walker Manufacturing Company, various hairstyles, and students at the Madam C.J. Walker College of Beauty Culture; photographs of award winners from...
African American women; Businesswomen; Clothing and dress; Employment; Girls; Hairstyles; Social life and customs; World War, 1939-1945
This site provides brief overviews of 75 historic places in New York and Massachusetts associated with women's history. Highlights include the Vassar College Observatory, where astronomer Maria Mitchell taught from 1865 to 1888; Villa Lewaro, the...
Historic houses; Historic sites
United States -- Massachusetts; United States -- New York
Beginning in the early 1880s, Brezing (1860-1940) operated brothels in Lexington, Kentucky. This collection consists of 277 photographic prints collected or created by E. I. "Buddy" Thompson in connection with the writing of his 1983 book, Madam...
United States -- Kentucky -- Lexington
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