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The Resource Capital dames : the Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868, Cokie Roberts

Capital dames : the Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868, Cokie Roberts

Label
Capital dames : the Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868
Title
Capital dames
Title remainder
the Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868
Statement of responsibility
Cokie Roberts
Title variation
Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the experiences, influence, and contributions of the women of Washington, D.C., during the American Civil War
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roberts, Cokie
Dewey number
973.7082
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E628
LC item number
.R629 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • United States
  • Women
  • Politicians' spouses
  • Women
  • United States
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • Women
Label
Capital dames : the Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868, Cokie Roberts
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-492) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet the women of Washington, 1848-1856 -- Jessie runs for president but Harriet takes the White House and Mary Jane reports, 1856-1858 -- Varina leads and leaves as Abby drops by, 1859-1861 -- Rose goes to jail, Jessie goes to the White House, Dorothea goes to work, 1861 -- Rose is released, Clara goes to war, Louisa May briefly nurses, 1862 -- Lizzie reports on the action, Janet goes to camp, Louisa takes charge, 1863 -- Anna speaks, Jessie campaigns (again), Sojourner visits, 1864 -- One Mary leaves, one Mary hangs, and Lois writes about it all, 1865 -- Virginia and Varina return, Sara survives, Mary is humiliated, Kate loses, 1866-1868
Control code
18511261
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 494 pages
Isbn
9780062002778
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015001049
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Capital dames : the Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868, Cokie Roberts
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-492) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet the women of Washington, 1848-1856 -- Jessie runs for president but Harriet takes the White House and Mary Jane reports, 1856-1858 -- Varina leads and leaves as Abby drops by, 1859-1861 -- Rose goes to jail, Jessie goes to the White House, Dorothea goes to work, 1861 -- Rose is released, Clara goes to war, Louisa May briefly nurses, 1862 -- Lizzie reports on the action, Janet goes to camp, Louisa takes charge, 1863 -- Anna speaks, Jessie campaigns (again), Sojourner visits, 1864 -- One Mary leaves, one Mary hangs, and Lois writes about it all, 1865 -- Virginia and Varina return, Sara survives, Mary is humiliated, Kate loses, 1866-1868
Control code
18511261
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 494 pages
Isbn
9780062002778
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015001049
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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