Inez : The Life and Times of Inez Milholland.

Inez Milholland was the most glamorous suffragist of the 1910s and a fearless crusader for women's rights. Moving in radical circles, she agitated for social change in the prewar years, and she epitomized the independent New Woman of the time. Her de...

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Author / Creator: Lumsden, Linda J.
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2004.
Local Note:Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2022. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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Table of Contents:
  • cover
  • toc
  • List of Illustrations
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: "The full, reliant, audacious way in which they go about"
  • 1. Childhood: "He sings to the wide world, she to her nest"
  • 2. London: "Hard to find a more interesting family"
  • 3. Vassar: "Fascinating,-but a trifle dangerous"
  • 4. Strike: "Our cause is your cause"
  • 5. Villager: "Simple but magical words new and free"
  • 6. Lawyer: "To discharge my own individual debt to society"
  • 7. Spect acle: "One of the high priestesses of the woman suffrage cause"
  • 8. Riot: "Every inch the herald of a great movement"
  • 9. Love: "The most completely vital force in the world"
  • 10. Marriage: "Here's to our work-yours and mine"
  • 11. Crusader: "I must have a value somewhere"
  • 12. Italy: "The spirit of war hangs heavy"
  • 13. Pacifist: "I have worked well"
  • 14. Execution: "You are your brother's keeper"
  • 15. Campaign: "Women will stand by women"
  • 16. Martyr: "Like depriving the desert of some oasis"
  • 17. Icon: "How long must women wait for liberty?"
  • Epilogue: "Take up the song"
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index.