This site includes videos of oral history interviews with 48 women who were employed in critical trades (e.g., shipbuilding and aircraft manufacturing) during the World War II years. This site includes videos of oral history interviews with 48...
Employment; Pay equity; Sex discrimination in employment; World War, 1939-1945
This online exhibit features selected sources from the papers of six key activists and the records of Women's Action Alliance and the National Congress of Neighborhood Women.
Issues covered include labor, socialism, civil liberties, peace, racial...
Feminism; Feminists; Women lawyers; Women social reformers
This collection of almost 1400 photographs documents urban poverty, unsafe tenement housing, inadequate hygiene in public areas, and other social issues in late-19th- and early-20th-century New York. The images range from the 1880s through the...
African American women; Aged; Girls; Health and hygiene; Mothers; Tenement houses; Women's health services;
United States -- New York (State) -- New York
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