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Bibliography on Southern Women by Elizabeth Nybakken

"Women in Southern History"

by Elizabeth Nybakken
Department of History
Mississippi State University

Bernhard, Virginia. ed. Hidden Histories of Women in the New South, 1994.

Blassingame, John. ed. Six Women's Slave Narratives, 1977.

Blesser, Carol ed. In Joy and In Sorrow: Women, Family, and Marriage in the Victorian South, 1990.

Breckinridge, Sophonisba. Madeline McDowell Breckinridge: A Leader in the New South, 1921.

Bree, Kathleen M. Women of the Klan: Racism and Gender in the 1920's, 1991.

Bynum, Victoria E. Unruly Women: The Politics of Social and Sexual Control in the Old South, 1992.

Cashin, Joan. A Family Venture: Men and Women on the Southern Frontier, 1991.

Censer, Jane Turner. North Carolina Planters and Their Children, 1800-1860, 1984.

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

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, 1990.

Craven, Avery O. Rachel of Old Louisiana, 1975.

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

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

Felton, Rebecca L. Country Life in Georgia in the Days of My Youth, 1919.

Felton, Rebecca L. The Romantic Story of Georgia Women, 1930.

Fox-Genovese, Elizabeth. Within the Plantation Household: Black and White Women of the Old South, 1988.

Friedman, Jean E. The Enclosed Garden: Women and Community in the Evangelical South, 1830-1900, 1985.

Fuller, Paul E. Laura Clay and the Woman's Rights Movement , 1975.

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

Gutman, Herbert G. The Black Family in Slavery and Freedom 1750- 1925, 1976.

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

Hapgood, Margaret J. Mothers of the South: Portraiture of the White Tenant Farm Woman, 1939.

Holt, Rackham. Mary McLeod Bethune: A Biography, 1964.

Jones, Anne G. Tomorrow is Another Day: The Woman Writer in the South, 1859-1936, 1981.

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

Lebsock, Suzanne. The Free Women of Petersburg: Status and Culture in a Southern Town, 1784-1860, 1984.

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

McCurry, Stephanie. Masters of Small Worlds: Yeoman Households, Gender Relations and the Political Culture of the Antebellum Southern Carolina Low Country, 1994.

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

McMillen, Sally G. Motherhood in the Old South: Pregnancy, Childbirth and Infant Rearing, 1990.

McMillen, Sally. Southern Women: Black and White in the Old South, 1992.

Mabee, Carleton. Sojourner Truth: Slave, Prophet, Legend, 1992.

Massey, Mary Elizabeth. Bonnet Brigades: American Women and the Civil War, 1966.

Matthews, Pamela. Ellen Glasgow and a Woman's Tradition, 1993.

Miles, Kay. This Little Light of Mine: The Life of Fannie Lou Hamer, 1993.

Morgan, Elizabeth. Uncertain Seasons, 1994.

Muhlenfeld, Elisabeth. Mary Boykin Chesnut: A Biography, 1981.

Neverdon-Morton, Afro-American Women of the South and the Advancement of the Race, 1895-1925. 1989.

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

Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson. The Montgomery Boycott and the Women Who Started It, 1987.

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

Sims, Anastatia. The Power of Femininity in the New South: Women's Organizations in North Carolina, 1883-1930, 1994.

Spruill, Julia. Women's Life and Work in the Southern Colonies, 1938.

Sterkx, H.E. Partners in Rebellion: Alabama Women in the Civil War., 1970.

Taylor, A. Elizabeth. The Woman Suffrage Movement in Tennessee, 1957.

Tucker, Susan. Telling Memories Among Southern Women: Domestic Workers and Their Employers in the Segregated South, 1988.

Wheeler, Marjorie Spruill. New Women of the New South; The Leaders of the Woman Suffrage Movement in the Southern States. 1993.

Wheeler, Marjorie Spruill. Votes for Women: The Suffrage Movement in Tennessee, the South, and the Nation, 1995.

White, Deborah Gray. Ar'n't I a Woman? Female Slaves in the Plantation South, 1985.

Wiley, Bell. Confederate Women, 1975.

Winegarten, Ruthe and McArthur, Judith. Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas, 1987.

Wolfe, Margaret Ripley. Daughters of Canaan: A Saga of Southern Women, 1994.

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

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

Articles in Journals and Edited Volumes and Diaries and Autobiographies Are Not Listed in this Bibliography.


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