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. Lumsden's study of this colourful and influential figure restores to history an important link between the homebound women of the 19th century and the iconoclastic feminists of the 19...

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Author / Creator: Lumsden, Linda J., 1953-
Format: eBook Electronic
Language notes:English.
Imprint: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2004.
Online Access:Click here for full text at Project MUSE
Table of Contents:
  • "The full, reliant, audacious way in which they go about"
  • Childhood: "he sings to the wide world, she to her nest"
  • London: "hard to find a more interesting family"
  • Vassar: "fascinating,
  • but a trifle dangerous"
  • Strike: "our cause is your cause"
  • Villager: "simple but magical works new and free"
  • Lawyer: "to discharge my own individual debt to society"
  • Spectacle: "one of the high priestesses of the woman suffrage cause"
  • Riot: "every inch the herald of a great movement"
  • Love: "the most completely vital force in the world"
  • Marriage: "here's to our work--yours and mine"
  • Crusader: "I must have a value somewhere"
  • Italy: "the spirit of war hangs heavy"
  • Pacifist: "I have worked well"
  • Execution: "you are your brother's keeper"
  • Campaign: "women will stand by women"
  • Martyr: "like depriving the desert of some oasis"
  • Icon: "how long must women wait for liberty?"
  • "Take up the song."