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The Civil War significantly affected the lives of. American women. A handful
disguised themselves as men and joined the fight. Others served as spies and.
Long viewed by historians as anomalies, recent scholarship argues that the
women who fought in the Civil War shared the same motivations as their male ...
Jul 6, 2011 ... Women played many roles in Civil War society. They did not sit idly by waiting for
the men in their lives to come home from the battlefield.
The Civil War marked a turning point for women and their role in society. Before
the Civil War, work for most women was in the home. Women were expected to ...
Apr 7, 2011 ... Even though women weren't legally allowed to fight in the Civil War, it is
estimated that somewhere around 400 women disguised themselves ...
This collection uses primary sources to explore the experiences of women during
the Civil War.
A history of women in the military from the Revolutionary War to present day.
Includes extensive information for military women, past and present.
Aug 15, 2016 ... It is an accepted convention that the Civil War was a man's fight. Images of
women during that conflict center on self-sacrificing nurses, romantic ...