Breadwinners: Working Women in the Gilde Age
From the end of the Civil War through the winning of women’s suffrage,working women in the nation’s industrializing cities launched a series of campaigns to gain economic independence and political equality. Lara Vapnek,Ph.D.,assistant professor of history at St. John’s University,uncovers the stories of the visionary women who proudly identified themselves as “breadwinners” and redefined women’s rights. Pre-reigstration for this event is required.
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44575 Garfield Rd.
Clinton, MI 48038