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Author Moynihan, Ruth Barnes.

Title Rebel for rights : Abigail Scott Duniway / Ruth Barnes Moynihan.

Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, 1983.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Whitehead FD  324.623 D921Bm 1983    ---  Lib Use Only
Description xv, 273 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Yale historical publications. Miscellany ; 130
Yale historical publications. Miscellany ; 130.
Note Based on the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--Yale University.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-267) and index.
Contents A frontier childhood -- "Southrons" and Yankees -- Orverland and Oregon -- The farmer's wife -- Stepping forth -- Circuit rider in the cause of women -- To loose the bonds -- Of prayer and prohibition -- Dethroning the idol gold -- The cesspool of politics -- I've been robbed -- Freedom at last.
Summary The fascinating story of an indomitable pioneer woman who became a feminist, journalist, and national leader.
Subject Duniway, Abigail Scott, 1834-1915.
Duniway, Abigail Scott, 1834-1915. (OCoLC)fst00111756
Suffragists -- United States -- Biography.
Women's rights -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Women -- Suffrage -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Women -- Suffrage -- Oregon -- History -- 19th century.
Suffragists. (OCoLC)fst01137197
Women -- Suffrage. (OCoLC)fst01176996
Women's rights. (OCoLC)fst01178818
Oregon. (OCoLC)fst01204579
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1800-1899
Genre/Form Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 0300029527

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