We the women; career firsts of nineteenth-century America [by] Madeleine B. Stern. Wood engravings by John De Pol.

New York, Schulte Pub. Company, [1963 [1962] .

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
CT 3260 .S73 Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
CT3260 .S73 Off-site
Subjects Biographie.
United States.
Women -- Biography.
Women -- United States -- Biography.
Description x, 403 pages illustrations 22 cm
Copyright Date [1963 [1962]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Business and industry : The first American woman in the iron plate rolling industry: Rebecca W. Lukens -- America's first woman stockbroker: Victoria C. Woodhull -- An American woman first in textiles and interior decoration: Candace Wheeler.
Science and technology : America's first woman telegrapher: Sarah G. Bagley -- The first American woman doctor of dental surgery: Lucy Hobbs Taylor -- The first woman graduate of M.I.T.: Ellen H. Richards, chemist.
The arts : The first American ballerina to capture the nation: Mary Ann Lee -- The author of the first Beadle dime novel: Ann S. Stephens -- Three American women firsts in architecture: Harriet Irwin, Louise Bethune, Sophia G. Hayden.
The professions and trades : America's first woman college professor: Rebecca Pennell Dean -- The first American woman stenographic reporter for Congressional committees: Isabel C. Barrows -- The first woman admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court: Belva Ann Lockwood.
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)382962
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Stern, Madeleine B., 1912-2007.
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