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The Resource Madeline McDowell Breckinridge and the battle for a new South, Melba Porter Hay ; foreword by Marjorie Julian Spruill

Madeline McDowell Breckinridge and the battle for a new South, Melba Porter Hay ; foreword by Marjorie Julian Spruill

Label
Madeline McDowell Breckinridge and the battle for a new South
Title
Madeline McDowell Breckinridge and the battle for a new South
Statement of responsibility
Melba Porter Hay ; foreword by Marjorie Julian Spruill
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kentucky native Madeline McDowell Breckinridge (1872-1920) was at the forefront of the suffrage movement at both the state and national levels. The great-granddaughter of Henry Clay and a descendant of several prominent Bluegrass families, Breckinridge inherited a sense of noblesse oblige that compelled her to speak for women's rights. However, it was her physical struggles and personal losses that transformed her from a privileged socialite into a selfless advocate for the disadvantaged. She devoted much of her life to the struggle for equal voting rights, but she also promoted the antituberc
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hay, Melba Porter
Dewey number
  • 324.6/23092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1413.B74
LC item number
A3 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Topics in Kentucky history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Breckinridge, Madeline McDowell
  • Breckinridge, Madeline McDowell
  • Women
  • Women's rights
  • Women
  • Women
  • Breckinridge, Madeline McDowell, 1872-1920
  • Political Science
  • Social Science
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Women
  • Women
  • Women's rights
  • United States
Label
Madeline McDowell Breckinridge and the battle for a new South, Melba Porter Hay ; foreword by Marjorie Julian Spruill
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-334) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"One great honored name," 1872-1889 -- "A thunder-bolt out of a clear sky," 1890-1896 -- "An unholy interest in reforming others," 1897-1900 -- "Our hope lies in the children," 1901-1904 -- "Whatever a woman can do-- in the long run she will do," 1905-1907 -- "Educational advance and school suffrage for women go hand in hand," 1908-1911 -- "Among the most brilliant advocates of votes for women in this country," 1912-1913 -- "An able speaker, a brilliant woman," 1914-1915 -- "I cannot keep her from doing more than she ought to do," 1916-1918 -- Kentucky's "most distinguished woman citizen," 1919-1920 -- Epilogue: "She belonged to Kentucky."
Control code
ocn318456577
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 353 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813135236
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hfm36
  • 6053545F-0499-4CA1-9F31-B358D4ACA0F6
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o318456577
  • (OCoLC)318456577
Label
Madeline McDowell Breckinridge and the battle for a new South, Melba Porter Hay ; foreword by Marjorie Julian Spruill
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-334) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"One great honored name," 1872-1889 -- "A thunder-bolt out of a clear sky," 1890-1896 -- "An unholy interest in reforming others," 1897-1900 -- "Our hope lies in the children," 1901-1904 -- "Whatever a woman can do-- in the long run she will do," 1905-1907 -- "Educational advance and school suffrage for women go hand in hand," 1908-1911 -- "Among the most brilliant advocates of votes for women in this country," 1912-1913 -- "An able speaker, a brilliant woman," 1914-1915 -- "I cannot keep her from doing more than she ought to do," 1916-1918 -- Kentucky's "most distinguished woman citizen," 1919-1920 -- Epilogue: "She belonged to Kentucky."
Control code
ocn318456577
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 353 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813135236
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hfm36
  • 6053545F-0499-4CA1-9F31-B358D4ACA0F6
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o318456577
  • (OCoLC)318456577

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