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xenophobia and women's work

1910 Striking Garment Workers in NY. Library of Congress stamp.


I have included an IMPORTANT scene at the end of Threshold Girl, the first part of my… 894 more words

1910 Women

A Canadian Story

Chapter 9: Opium Dreams

Opium Dreams is a Chapter in Diary of a Confirmed Spinster, the second part of School Marms and Suffragettes about 3 young women in 1910 Canada. 1,894 more words

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Pretty in pink and blue and gingham and galatea

The August 1911 edition of the Delineator has a feature on children’s outfits, so I thought I’d scan them for those who might be interested. In  595 more words

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Holiday Musings

I posted a draft of my ebook Biology and Ambition a few days ago and within minutes the Googlebot came around and it was available on Google, second when a person enters Biology and Ambition. 281 more words

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Love Letters and the Epistolary Form

I’ve posted my first draft of Biology and Ambition, the follow up to Threshold Girl and Diary of a Confirmed Spinster, which is finished but not yet posted as this book requires a lot of typing and I’m injured. 313 more words

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Freedom 1910 Style

In a 1911 letter home Marion Nicholson describes catching up with the Montgomerys who are in town to buy a new car, their second in two years. 532 more words

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Teacher's Little Helpers

Well, as I write Diary of a Confirmed Spinster, the follow up to Threshold Girl I wonder if I am being too harsh on Edith Nicholson, the heroine of  the Spinster story, as I make her an opium addict. 361 more words

1910 Women