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Women's rights -- United States -- History

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BB0130.01 Sinful Eve / produced by Virginia Maynard and Charles Levy (Episode 1 of 14)

This episode is on the long-standing view of woman's responsibility for man's sins....

American Women -- Feminism, American Women -- Women's history KPFA, 12 Nov. 1958, as part of this series. First aired on December 23, 1956.
BB0130.02 A Woman speaks: Anne Hutchison (Episode 2 of 14)

Dramatization of Anne Hutchison's trial for non-orthodox religious activities in colonial...

American Women -- Women's history KPFA, 19 Nov. 1958.
BB0130.03 Liberty, equality, and fraternity (Episode 3 of 14)

On women's view of their role in Colonial life. Contains dramatic readings of Benjamin...

American Women -- Feminism, American Women -- Women's history KPFA, 26 Nov. 1958.
BB0130.04 Lucretia Mott (Episode 4 of 14)

Biographical sketch with dramatization of the life and actions of the feminist abolitionist...

American Women -- Feminism, American Women -- Women's history KPFA, 3 Dec. 1958
BB0130.05 Revolution (Episode 5 of 14)

On the beginnings of feminist organizing in the mid 19th century, with a dramatization of the...

American Women -- Feminism, American Women -- Women's history KPFA, 10 Dec. 1958
BB0130.06 Whistlin' girls (Episode 6 of 15)

Dramatization of the Lucy Stone legend and the problems facing women who seek to be heard at...

American Women -- Feminism, American Women -- Women's history KPFA, 17 Dec. 1958
BB0130.07 The Nineteenth century Minerva (Episode 7 of 14)

Examination of Margaret Fuller and her writings which call for greater women's rights,...

American Women -- Feminism, American Women -- Women's history KPFA, 24 Dec. 1958
BB0130.08 The Tree of knowledge (Episode 8 of 14)

On the gradual growth of opportunity for women to attain a secondary education during the early...

American Women -- Feminism, American Women -- Women's history KPFA, 31 Dec. 1958
BB0130.09 The womanly woman (Episode 9 of 14)

This recording centers on a story about a woman aboard ship with a group of men. The scene is...

American Women -- Feminism, American Women -- Women's history KPFA, 7 Jan. 1959
BB0130.10 Revolt of Mother (Episode 10 of 14)

Dramatization of Mary E. Wilkins Freeman's story The Revolt of "Mother" (1890),...

American Women -- Feminism, American Women -- Women's history KPFA, 14 Jan. 1959.
BB0130.11 The yellow wallpaper / written by Charlotte Perkins Gilman (Episode 11 of 14)

This is a recording of the feminist play on the harm to society of sex discrimination, written...

American Women -- Feminism, American Women -- Women's history KPFA, 21 Jan. 1959
BB0130.12 A question of justice / written by Susan Glaspell (Episode 12 of 14)

Reading of a short story about a woman on trial for the murder of her husband. Although...

American Women -- Feminism, American Women -- Women's history KPFA, 28 Jan. 1959
BB0130.13 Suffrage victory (Episode 13 of 14)

On the battle for women's suffrage. Contains readings of excerpts from Sinclair Lewis...

American Women -- Feminism, American Women -- Women's history KPFA, 4 Feb. 1959
BB0130.14 Panel discussion on women (Episode 14 of 14)

Discussion of the woman's struggle for social equality. Panelists include Mark Shorer, English...

American Women -- Feminism, American Women -- Women's history KPFA, 11 Feb. 1959
BB0521.01 Women's expectations : mirage or reality? / Eve Merriam (Episode 1 of 15)

Poet Eve Merriam (1916-1992) talks about birth control, education, and the role of women in...

American Women -- Anthropology and societal role KPFA, 15 Feb. 1965.
IZ1084 The Velvet Sledgehammer: February 16, 1983

Production reel for the February 16, 1983 episode of The Velvet Sledgehammer. Hosted and...

American Women -- Women's history, American Women -- Activists WBAI 16 Feb. 1983
TZ0083 KPFT Special Women's Day program (1987)

This tape contains several clips of readings of women's literature or speeches to be used...

American Women -- Authors and journalists, American Women -- Feminism KPFT, March 8, 1987
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