September 21, 2018

Primary Source Spotlight: Betty Friedan

Betty Friedan photosBetty Friedan The Feminine Mystique 1963A Conversation with Betty Friedan streaming webcast'The Revolution Is Not Over' Betty Friedan on Women Changing America Library of Congress Information Bulletin April 2005 - Vol. 64, No. 4109 HRES 695 IH: Honoring the life and accomplishments of Betty Friedan109 HCON 475 IH: To congratulate the National Organization of Women on its 40th anniversaryFirst Measured Century: Interview: Betty Friedan PBSBetty … [Read more...]

NHD 2017: CMHEC Topic Ideas – Women, Gender, Feminism, Education

These curated resource lists coincide with the order of the topic ideas listed in the Chicago Metro History Fair (formerly CMHEC) NHD 2017 theme-related topic ideas. The links lead to resources from the Primary Source Nexus and the Library of Congress (LOC.gov) unless otherwise noted. Note: U.S. historic newspaper coverage is from 1789-1922 unless otherwise noted.Chicago Women’s Clubs reform (Insane Asylum, Chicago Fire, Juvenile Court, discrimination)Annals of the Chicago Woman's Club … [Read more...]