Alabama Women : Their Lives and Times Paperback / softback
Edited by Lisa Lindquist Dorr, Susan Youngblood Ashmore
Part of the Southern Women: Their Lives and Times Series series
Paperback / softback
Another addition to the Southern Women series, Alabama Women celebrates women's histories in the Yellowhammer State by highlighting the lives and contributions of women and enriching our understanding of the past and present.
Exploring such subjects as politics, arts, and civic organizations, this collection of eighteen biographical essays provides a window into the social, cultural, and geographic milieux of women's lives in Alabama. Featured individuals include Augusta Evans Wilson, Maria Fearing, Julia S.
Tutwiler, Margaret Murray Washington, Pattie Ru ner Jacobs, Ida E.
Brandon Mathis, Ruby Pickens Tartt, Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald, Sara Martin May eld, Bess Bolden Walcott, Virginia Foster Durr, Rosa Parks, Lurleen Burns Wallace, Margaret Charles Smith, and Harper Lee.