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The Resource Not all wives : women of colonial Philadelphia, Karin Wulf

Not all wives : women of colonial Philadelphia, Karin Wulf

Label
Not all wives : women of colonial Philadelphia
Title
Not all wives
Title remainder
women of colonial Philadelphia
Statement of responsibility
Karin Wulf
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book uses such sources as tax lists, censuses, poor relief records, newspapers, correspondence, wills, almanacs, and poetry to discuss the daily experiences of Philadelphia women who were widowed, divorced, separated, or never married
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wulf, Karin A.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Single women
  • Marriage
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • HISTORY
  • Manners and customs
  • Marriage
  • Single women
  • Pennsylvania
  • Vrouwen
  • Alleenstaanden
  • Frau
  • Philadelphia <Pa.>
Label
Not all wives : women of colonial Philadelphia, Karin Wulf
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Aunt Bek's Oddity: Situating Unmarried Women in Urban and Regional Cultures
  • (starting p. 11)
  • Ch. 1
  • Martha Cooper's Choice: Literature and Mentality
  • (starting p. 25)
  • Representations of Marriage: Tyrants and Virgins
  • (starting p. 32)
  • Counter-Claims: Liberated Spinsters
  • (starting p. 41)
  • Reading, Writing, and Learning Singleness
  • Illustrations
  • (starting p. 45)
  • Ch. 2
  • Elizabeth Norris's Reign: Religion and Self
  • (starting p. 53)
  • Quaker Culture and a Female Self
  • (starting p. 56)
  • Marriage, Religion, and Female Individualism
  • (starting p. 70)
  • Singleness and Radical Religious Community in Pennsylvania
  • (starting p. 75)
  • Tables
  • Ch. 3
  • Mary Sandwith's Spouse: Family and Household
  • (starting p. 85)
  • Gender and Household Hierarchy
  • (starting p. 88)
  • Unmarried Women in Rural and Urban Households
  • (starting p. 90)
  • Widows Keeping House
  • (starting p. 97)
  • Servants and Slaves
  • Preface
  • (starting p. 102)
  • Sisters, Aunts, and Cousins
  • (starting p. 106)
  • Household Partnerships
  • (starting p. 110)
  • Ch. 4
  • Rachel Draper's Neighborhood: Work and Community
  • (starting p. 119)
  • Neighborhood Community
  • (starting p. 121)
  • Abbreviations
  • Women's Work and the Urban Economy
  • (starting p. 130)
  • Marriage, Work, and Community
  • (starting p. 148)
  • Ch. 5
  • Ann Dunlap's "Great Want": Poverty and Public Policy
  • (starting p. 153)
  • Poor Women and Poor Relief
  • (starting p. 156)
  • Gender, Dependence, and Poor-Relief Policy
  • Introduction: "Not All Wives": The Problem of Marriage in Early America
  • (starting p. 166)
  • Ch. 6
  • Lydia Hyde's Petition: Property and Political Culture
  • (starting p. 181)
  • Property and Political Authority
  • (starting p. 187)
  • From Property to Masculinity
  • (starting p. 195)
  • Women, Marriage, and the Transformation of Political Culture
  • (starting p. 200)
  • (starting p. 1)
  • Index
  • (starting p. 211)
  • Women, Marriage, and the Historical Literature
  • (starting p. 6)
Control code
on1112670697
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 217 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501745355
Lccn
99041665
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvr6qgq6
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1112670697
Label
Not all wives : women of colonial Philadelphia, Karin Wulf
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Aunt Bek's Oddity: Situating Unmarried Women in Urban and Regional Cultures
  • (starting p. 11)
  • Ch. 1
  • Martha Cooper's Choice: Literature and Mentality
  • (starting p. 25)
  • Representations of Marriage: Tyrants and Virgins
  • (starting p. 32)
  • Counter-Claims: Liberated Spinsters
  • (starting p. 41)
  • Reading, Writing, and Learning Singleness
  • Illustrations
  • (starting p. 45)
  • Ch. 2
  • Elizabeth Norris's Reign: Religion and Self
  • (starting p. 53)
  • Quaker Culture and a Female Self
  • (starting p. 56)
  • Marriage, Religion, and Female Individualism
  • (starting p. 70)
  • Singleness and Radical Religious Community in Pennsylvania
  • (starting p. 75)
  • Tables
  • Ch. 3
  • Mary Sandwith's Spouse: Family and Household
  • (starting p. 85)
  • Gender and Household Hierarchy
  • (starting p. 88)
  • Unmarried Women in Rural and Urban Households
  • (starting p. 90)
  • Widows Keeping House
  • (starting p. 97)
  • Servants and Slaves
  • Preface
  • (starting p. 102)
  • Sisters, Aunts, and Cousins
  • (starting p. 106)
  • Household Partnerships
  • (starting p. 110)
  • Ch. 4
  • Rachel Draper's Neighborhood: Work and Community
  • (starting p. 119)
  • Neighborhood Community
  • (starting p. 121)
  • Abbreviations
  • Women's Work and the Urban Economy
  • (starting p. 130)
  • Marriage, Work, and Community
  • (starting p. 148)
  • Ch. 5
  • Ann Dunlap's "Great Want": Poverty and Public Policy
  • (starting p. 153)
  • Poor Women and Poor Relief
  • (starting p. 156)
  • Gender, Dependence, and Poor-Relief Policy
  • Introduction: "Not All Wives": The Problem of Marriage in Early America
  • (starting p. 166)
  • Ch. 6
  • Lydia Hyde's Petition: Property and Political Culture
  • (starting p. 181)
  • Property and Political Authority
  • (starting p. 187)
  • From Property to Masculinity
  • (starting p. 195)
  • Women, Marriage, and the Transformation of Political Culture
  • (starting p. 200)
  • (starting p. 1)
  • Index
  • (starting p. 211)
  • Women, Marriage, and the Historical Literature
  • (starting p. 6)
Control code
on1112670697
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 217 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501745355
Lccn
99041665
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvr6qgq6
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1112670697

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