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Title Georgia Women : Their Lives and Times. Volume 2 / edited by Ann Short Chirhart and Kathleen An Clark.
Imprint Athens : University of Georgia Press, 2014.

Series Southern Women : Their Lives and Times
Southern women (Athens, Ga.)
Subject Women -- Georgia -- Biography.
Women -- Georgia -- History.
Georgia -- Biography.
Alt Name Chirhart, Ann Short,
Clark, Kathleen Ann,
Description 1 online resource
Note Print version record.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Lugenia Burns Hope (1871-1947): Fulfilling a Sacred Purpose; Vara A. Majette (1875-1974): "The Small Voice of a Dissenter" in the Segregated South; Lucy May Stanton (1876-1931): New Forms and Ideas; Catherine Evans Whitener (1881-1964): The Creation of North Georgia's Tufted Textile Industry; Viola Ross Napier (1881-1962): The Twentieth-Century Struggle for Women's Equality; Mary Hambidge (1885-1973): A Vision of Beauty, Symmetry, and Order; Gertrude "Ma" Rainey (1886-1939): "Hear Me Talkin' to You"; Lillian Smith (1887-1966): Humanist.
Margaret Mitchell (1900-1949): "What Living in the South Means"Frances Freeborn Pauley (1905-2003): Working for Justice in Twentieth-Century Georgia; Kathryn Dunaway (1906-1980): Grassroots Conservatism and the STOP ERA Campaign; Hazel Jane Raines (1916-1956): Georgia's First Woman Pilot and her "Band of Sisters" during World War II; Carson McCullers (1917-1967): "The Brutal Humiliation of Human Dignity" in the South; Mabel Murphy Smythe (1918-2006): Black Women and Internationalism; Mary Flannery O'Connor (1925-1964): A Prophet for Her Times.
Coretta Scott King (1927-2006): Legacy to Civil RightsRosalynn Carter (1927- ): The President's Partner; Alice Tallulah-Kate Walker (1944- ): On All Fronts; Selected Bibliography; List of Contributors; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y.
Summary James Tanner may be the most famous person in nineteenth-century America that no one has heard of. During his service in the Union army, he lost the lower third of both his legs and afterward had to reinvent himself. After a brush with fame as the stenographer taking down testimony a few feet away from the dying President Abraham Lincoln in April 1865, Tanner eventually became one of the best-known men in Gilded Age America. He was a highly placed Republican operative, a popular Grand Army of the Republic speaker, an entrepreneur, and a celebrity. He earned fame and at least temporary fortune.
ISBN 9780820347004 (electronic bk.)
0820347000 (electronic bk.)
130682740X (electronic bk.)
9781306827409 (electronic bk.)
9780820337845
0820337846
9780820337852
0820337854
OCLC # 881037160
Additional Format Print version: Chirhart, Ann Short. Georgia Women. University of Georgia Press 2014 130682740X



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