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by Heather A. Huyck


Women's History book.

Women's History book. Women's History: Sites and Resources is a guide to sites in the United States devoted to the experiences and accomplishments of American women, from Jane Addams's Hull House in Chicago and the Women's Rights Historical Park in Seneca Falls, New York, to the National Women's History Project in Santa Rosa, California, and the Arizona Women's Heritage Trail.

The National Collaborative for Women's History Sites (NCWHS) is a nonprofit US membership organization that aims to promote the preservation and interpretation of women's history through museums and historic sites

The National Collaborative for Women's History Sites (NCWHS) is a nonprofit US membership organization that aims to promote the preservation and interpretation of women's history through museums and historic sites. The NCWHS mission is to help ensure "the preservation and interpretation of sites and locales that bear witness to women's participation in American life and to make women's contributions to history visible so that all women's experience and potential are fully valued.

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Heather A. Huyck, American historian. Named Hewlett Lecturer, Society History in Federal Government, 1988; fellow Congressional Fellow, American History Association, 1985-1986. Reg. chief his. northeast regional national park service and visiting lecturer College of William and Mary, since 2002. Director, Jamestown 400th Project National Park Service, Jamestown, Virginia, 2000-2002, director, office strategic planning Denver, 1994-2000. Member professional staff subcommittee National Parks and Public Lands, Washington, 1987-1994.

Featuring forty American women's history sites plus travel itineraries and teaching plans. Heather A. Huyck is a visiting associate professor of history at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia.

University of Illinois Press For the National Collaborative for Women's History Sites, 2010. Women's contributions to America's history receive their due recognition with this guide to forty significant history sites and projects, all of which are organizational members of the National Collaborative for Women's History Sites (NCWHS, see ww. cwhs.

United States Guidebooks. Personal Name: Huyck, Heather Ann. Corporate Name: National Collaborative for Women's History Sites (University of Illinois at Chicago). Rubrics: Women United States History Historic sites Guidebooks. by Lucía Fox-Lockert. ISBN: 0810812703 Author: Fox-Lockert, Lucía, 1928- Publication & Distribution: Metuchen, . Scarecrow Press, (c)1979. The collapse of the Third Republic; an inquiry into the fall of France in 1940

Biographies about famous women in history for kids. This will help in the classroom when we are teaching students something that could be known as boring.

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General History Web Sites and Resources. PBS Online PBS has a great source for information on a myriad of historical events and personalities.

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Women's History: Sites and Resources is a guide to sites in the United States devoted to the experiences and accomplishments of American women, from Jane Addams's Hull House in Chicago and the Women's Rights Historical Park in Seneca Falls, New York, to the National Women's History Project in Santa Rosa, California, and the Arizona Women's Heritage Trail. The volume provides detailed information on the histories of dozens of locations, including homes, workshops, business sites, and even the ships and shipyards made famous by "Rosie the Riveter" in World War II.

Readers are invited to visit astronomer Maria Mitchell's Nantucket home, artist Grace Hudson's rural California log studio, Clara Barton's home and Red Cross headquarters, and the Colorado ranch where Adeline Hornbeck successfully homesteaded 10,000 feet above sea level. Other notable sites reveal the achievements and lives of Mary McLeod Bethune, Pearl S. Buck, Julia Grant, and Harriet Beecher Stowe. Entries also highlight key features to examine at each site, including notable paintings and artwork, unique architectural details, and interesting artifacts.

The book's extensive resources include a bibliography to books, articles, Web sites, lesson plans for teaching women's history and making the most of nearby sites, and suggested itineraries for tours of sites.

Women's History: Sites and Resources epub download

ISBN13: 978-0977009558

ISBN: 0977009556

Author: Heather A. Huyck

Category: History

Subcategory: Americas

Language: English

Publisher: Nat'l Collaborative Women's Hist; 2nd edition (May 5, 2010)

Pages: 144 pages

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