This is a history of women in the United States since 1776, and of the Thirteen
Colonies before that. The reliable sources on the topic were thin before the
1960s. .... There were ethnic differences...
In the early 1800s, women were second-class citizens. Women were expected to
restrict their sphere of interest to the home and the family. Women were not ...
The lives of women in the 1800s varied greatly depending on their class and
where they lived. A common thread which ties them together is obligation, or the
Women's roles were meant to steady all this uncertainty, but women could not ....
Between 1800 and 1900, their birthrates dropped by half, while those of ... were
admitted to some private and public colleges, they were not treated as equals.
During the late 1800s and early 1900s, women and women's organizations not ...
At the turn of the century, 60 percent of all working women were employed as ...
Jan 10, 2011 ... In the beginning of the 1800s women had no rights and were strictly ... Dorothea
Dix tried to give treatment to these mentally ill individuals.
The women who embarked on this crusade in the mid-1800s were ... free public
education for everyone, birth control, and equal treatment of illegitimate children.
Apr 21, 2008 ... The English Monarchs of the 1800s were: ... Men and women were thought to
have completely different natures, owing largely to Darwin's work in ... .The
married woman has no wish to be treated on the footing of a mistress.
Oct 31, 2015 ... It varies by state, the social class of the woman, the ethnic group, and their wealth
. In the early part of the 1800s black females were often slaves ...
While most members of the French laboring class experienced great hardships
during the nineteenth century, women were presented with a very unique set of ...