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Women in Pacific Northwest History

Karen J. Blair

Women in Pacific Northwest History

An Anthology

by Karen J. Blair

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Univ of Washington Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Women"s Studies,
  • History - General History,
  • 19th century,
  • 20th century,
  • History,
  • Northwest, Pacific,
  • Women,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9604272M
    ISBN 100295966890
    ISBN 109780295966892


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Women in Pacific Northwest History. This new edition of Karen Blair's popular anthology originally published in includes thirteen essays, eight of which are new.

Together they suggest the wide spectrum of women's experiences that make up a vital part of Northwest history/5. Women in the Pacific Northwest provides abundant examples of women’s active roles as citizens who helped shape regional events, and adds new information to the growing literature on western women.

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History of the Pacific Northwest: Oregon and Washington: Embracing an Account of the Original Discoveries on the Pacific Coast of North America, and a Description of the Conquest, Settlement and Subjugation of the Original Territory of Oregon; Also Interesting Biographies of the Earliest Settlers and More Prominent Men and Women of the Pacific Northwest, Including a Descripiton of the Climate.

More than period photographs and excerpts from letters, diaries, books, and journals provide insight into daily life in the American West for women in the nineteenth century. Winner of the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Award. Women in Pacific Northwest History book fresh and revealing account of what life was really like for pioneer women in the western United States between.

Beginning inAbigail Scott Duniway worked for women's rights and women's suffrage in the Pacific Northwest. Her experiences in business helped convince her of the importance of such equality. She founded a newspaper, New Northwest, inand served as its editor and a writer until she closed the paper in The book “Women in Pacific Northwest History” () by Karen J.

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In total he has authored or edited fifteen books about various facets of the American West and transportation, including The Pacific Northwest: An Interpretive History and Railroad Signatures Across the Pacific Northwest, honored by the independent booksellers of the Northwest in He is an avid landscape photographer and teaches at the.

Contested Boundaries: A New Pacific Northwest History is an engaging, contemporary look at the themes, events, and people that have shaped the history of the Pacific Northwest over the last two centuries.

An engaging look at the themes, events, and people that shaped the Pacific Northwest – Washington, Oregon, and Idaho – from when only Native Peoples inhabited the land.

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An accessible introduction for general readers and scholars alike, Shaping the Public Good restores a missing piece of Pacific Northwest history by demonstrating the part that women—“the famous, the forgotten, and all the women in between”—have always played in.

Carlos Arnaldo Schwantes is a professor in the Department of History, and director of the Institute for Pacific Northwest Study, at the University of Idaho.

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Mercer, an American who lived in Seattle, wanted to "import" women to the Pacific Northwest to balance the gender ratio. The women were drawn by the prospect of moving to a boomtown with a surplus of bachelors.

These events formed the. Robert Gray Medal First given inthe Robert Gray Medal is the highest award bestowed by the Washington State Historical Society. It recognizes distinguished and long-term contributions to Pacific Northwest history through demonstrated excellence in one or more of the following areas: teaching, writing, research, historic preservation, and service to local historical societies.

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Be inspired by these stories of fa ithful explorers, fur trappers, missionaries, founders of towns and much more. While men outnumbered women in the region until the s, women's mark on development reaches deep into Pacific Northwest history.

Sacajawea's participation in the Lewis and Clark Expedition and Narcissa Whitman's missionary exploits, however well known, represent only a fraction of women's western history. Two major journals that focus on Pacific Northwest history are: Columbia: The Magazine of Northwest History: A selection of fulltext articles, including some dealing with women's history, is available freely online via their Topical index to Columbia Articles Online.

Books about northwest history are grouped together on the library shelves. Open books and skim through the chapter headings to see if one relates to your topic. If you'd like help, ask a librarian to help you locate the books; Click on links to see list of books by region:Author: Jennifer Rohan.

Despite these initial defeats, women in the Pacific Northwest received the right to vote earlier than the rest of the country with Washington passing a suffrage amendment in Prohibition followed intwo years before the rest of the nation.

Early prominent industries in the state included agriculture, lumber, and mining. Carlos Arnaldo Schwantes has revised and expanded the entire work, which is still the most comprehensive and balanced history of the region.

This edition contains significant additional material on early mining in the Pacific Northwest, sea routes to Oregon in the early discovery and contact period, the environment of the region, the impact of the Klondike gold rush, and politics since   Northwest women: an annotated bibliography of sources on the history of Oregon and Washington women, This link opens in a new window List of articles & books on PNW women.

Northwest Passage, water routes through the Arctic Archipelago, N Canada, and along the northern coast of Alaska between the Pacific and Atlantic oceans. Even though the explorers of the 16th cent. demonstrated that the American continents were a true barrier to a short route to East Asia, there still remained hope that a natural passage would.

Explores the controversial history of the Communist Party in the Pacific Northwest from to the present, with oral histories, and image and document archive, research reports and more.

One of the Pacific Northwest Labor and Civil Rights Projects directed by. In textbook accounts of U.S. history, these social and political movements, many of which overlapped, are often summarized as Populism, Progressivism, the Rise of Organized Labor, and Radicalism.

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Though in recent decades high-tech, service Author: Mercier, Laurie. These are from Powell's Books blog of required reading: 40 books set in the Pacific Northwest. A mix of fiction and nonfiction, these books are perfect to get into the spirit and mindset of the great Northwest.

This list does not include "Fifty Shades of Grey" of "Twilight" thankfully. Save the Date. The 67th Pacific Northwest History Conference is scheduled for Octoberin Tacoma. The Pacific Northwest History Conference is a forum for exchange among historians, scholars from other disciplines, museum professionals, educators, archivists, historic preservationists, graduate students, history enthusiasts, and community activists.

Sources: Mildred Tanner Andrews, Washington Women as Path Breakers (Dubuque: Kendall-Hunt, ); Jane Cunningham Croly, The History of the Woman’s Club Movement in America (New York: Henry G. Allen, ); Karen J. Blair, Northwest Women: An Annotated Bibliography of Sources on the History of Oregon and Washington Women, (Pullman: Washington State.

Emil and Kathleen Sick Book Series in Western History and Biography This compelling study of a previously overlooked vice industry explores the larger structural forces that led to the growth of prostitution in Japan, the Pacific region, and the North American West at the turn of.

In this lively survey of women as history-makers, Sue Armitage explores the story of women's lives from the earliest inhabitants to yesterday's newest migrants, told within the larger framework of the changing Pacific Northwest -- Washington, Oregon, Idaho, western Montana, and British Columbia.

Volume 2 the H. W. Mccurdyi Marine History of the Pacific Northwest to 2 Large Heavy Volumes. Newell, Gordon, editor (H. W. McCurdy) Published by Superior Publishing Company &Seattle, WA ().Outsiders in a Promised Land explores the role that religious activists have played in shaping the culture of the Pacific Northwest, particularly in Washington and Oregon, from the middle of the 19th century onward.

The region’s earliest settlers came to work in the mines and forests, and a culture of saloons, gambling halls, and brothels grew up to serve them. But then on the other hand, the Pacific Northwest (PNW) is home to some of the most concentrated hipster and millennial-driven enclaves in the country.

Cities like Portland and Seattle are famous for their artisanal coffee, farmers markets, fine food and beverage, and progressive attitudes toward culture and politics.