This collection includes 163 Sunday school books published between 1815 and 1865, drawn from the collections of Michigan State University Libraries and the Clarke Historical Library at Central Michigan University Libraries. The books cover such...
Conduct of life; Girls; Religion; Religious literature; Sunday school literature
Highlights include photos of the Sewall-Belmont House (National Woman's Party Headquarters); the Frances E. Willard House; the Elizabeth Cady Stanton House; the Maria Mitchell Observatory (drawings only); the Mary Church Terrell House; Rosie the...
Watch Blanche Wiesen Cook's interviews with athletes (Jane Katz and Eve Ellis); authors (Kathy Engel, Erica Jong, and Grace Paley); historians (Alice Kessler-Harris and Ellen Schrecker); journalists (Claudia Dreifus, Amy Goodman, and Ruth Gruber);...
Jewish women; Women athletes; Women authors; Women historians; Women journalists; Women musicians
This site features materials from two American Folklife Center collections. The Blue Ridge Parkway Folklife Project, an ethnographic field project conducted in 1978 by the American Folklife Center and the National Park Service, includes 229...
Quiltmakers; Quiltmaking; Quilts
United States -- North Carolina; United States -- Virginia
This overview includes numerous examples of illustrations, sheet music, and ephemera (e.g., an ornate Boston Valentines Party dance card).
Essays explore such topics as dance types, fashion, dance etiquette, and opposition to dance.
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