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Timeline. In Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850-1920 [online]. [Durham, NC]: Digital Scriptorium, Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library, Duke University, 2000 [cited 12 March 2001]. Available from: http://scriptorium.lib.duke.edu/eaa/.


African American History

The Black Press: Timeline

Brown, Elsa, N.H. Goodall, Jamie Hart, and Marshanda Smith, comps. "Chronology of Black Women's History." In Black Women in America, edited by Darlene Clark Hine. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005.


Art

Timeline of Art History [Metropolitan Museum of Art]


Civil Rights

Voices of Civil Rights: Timeline [AARP, the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights (LCCR), and the Library of Congress]


Education

American Association of University Women Online Museum: Our History


Feminism

The Feminist Chronicles, 1953-1993 [Toni Carabillo, Judith Meuli, and June Bundy Csida]

Jewish Women and the Feminist Revolution [Jewish Women's Archive]


Jewish Women

350th Celebration - Timeline [Jewish Women's Archive]

Jewish Women and the Feminist Revolution [Jewish Women's Archive]


Military, Women in

Highlights in the History of Military Women [Women in Military Service for America Memorial Foundation]

Pennington, Reina, ed. Amazons to Fighter Pilots: A Biographical Dictionary of Military Women. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2003.
Volume Two includes a detailed timeline.


Native Americans

Champagne, Duane, ed. Chronology of Native North American History. Detroit: Gale Research, 1994.


Politics

Firsts for Women in U.S. Politics [Center for American Women and Politics]


Religion

Benowitz, June Melby. Encyclopedia of American Women and Religion. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO, c1998. Includes a detailed chronology.


Social Reform

Hamilton, Neil A. Rebels and Renegades: A Chronology of Social and Political Dissent in the United States. New York: Routledge, 2002.

Rappaport, Helen. Encyclopedia of Women Social Reformers. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO, 2001.
Volume II includes a chronology that is international in scope.


Social Welfare

Herrick, John M, and Paul H. Stuart, eds. Encyclopedia of Social Welfare History in North America. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage Publications, 2005.
Appendix B includes chronologies of social welfare history in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.


Sports

Sparhawk, Ruth, Mary E. Leslie, Phyllis Y. Turbow, and Zina R. Rose, comps. American Women in Sport, 1887-1987: A 100-Year Chronology. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1989.


The West

New Perspectives on the West: Events [PBS]


Women's Rights

Major Supreme Court Decisions on Women's Rights [ACLU]

One Hundred Years toward Suffrage: An Overview [Compiled by E. Susan Barber, Library of Congress]

Timeline of Legal History of Women in the United States [National Women's History Project]


Work

Minnesota Women & Work Oral History Collection: Timeline & Photos

Schneider, Dorothy, and Carl J. Schneider. The ABC-CLIO Companion to Women in the Workplace. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO, c1993.


Writers

Davis, Cynthia J., and Kathryn West. Women Writers in the United States: A Timeline of Literary, Cultural, and Social History. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996.



American Women Through Time

Ken Middleton
kmiddlet@mtsu.edu
Middle Tennessee State Univ. Library
Murfreesboro, TN 37132