Century of Women's Progress Quilt Challenge, 1920-2020.

Resources

Internet

 

National Women’s History Museum  https://www.womenshistory.org/

 

National Museum of Women in the Arts https://nmwa.org/

 

2020 Women’s Suffrage Centennial https://www.2020centennial.org/

 

National Park Service, Women’s History Section https://www.nps.gov/subjects/womenshistory/index.htm

 

World War II Home Front Quilts Project http://www.wwiihomefrontquilts.com/

 

National Women's History Alliance https://nationalwomenshistoryalliance.org/

Video

 

PBS Series

Makers: The Women Who Made America

https://www.pbs.org/show/makers-women-who-make-america/

 

Books

 

Anderson, Karen. Changing Women: A History of Racial Ethnic Women in Modern America. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996.

 

Baxandall, Rosalyn, and Linda Gordon, eds. America's Working Women: A Documentary History. 2nd ed. New York: W. W. Norton, 1995.

 

Cahn, Susan. Coming on Strong: Gender and Sexuality in Twentieth-Century Women's Sport. New York: Free Press, 1994.

 

Chafe, William H. The American Woman: Her Changing Social, Economic, and Political Roles, 1920-1970. New York: Oxford University Press, 1974.

 

Evans, Sara M. Born for Liberty: A History of Women in America. New York: Free Press, 1989.

 

Faderman, Lillian S. Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers: A History of Lesbian Life in Twentieth-Century America. New York: Columbia University Press, 1991.

 

Hine, Darlene Clark, and Kathleen Thompson. A Shining Thread of Hope: The History of Black Women in America. New York: Broadway Books, 1998.

 

James, Edward T., Janet Wilson James, and Paul S. Boyer. Notable American Women, 1607-1950: A Biographical Dictionary. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1971.

 

Jones, Jacqueline. American Work: Black and White Labor since 1600. New York: W. W. Norton, 1998.

 

Kerber, Linda, Alice Kessler-Harris, and Kathryn Kish Sklar, eds. U.S. History as Women's History: New Feminist Essays. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995.

 

Kerber, Linda, and Jane Sherron De Hart, eds. Women's America: Refocusing the Past. 5th ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000.

 

Matthews, Glenna. The Rise of Public Woman: Woman's Power and Woman's Place in the United States, 1630-1970. New York: Oxford University Press, 1992.

 

Ruiz, Vicki. From Out of the Shadows: Mexican Women in Twentieth-Century America. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998.