American Women's History: A Research Guide
Maritime History
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Primary Sources: Archival Collections

Primary Sources: Digital Collections

Westward by Sea: A Maritime Perspective on American Expansion, 1820-1890 [online]. [Washington, D.C.] : Library of Congress, 2002.
Search by keyword for women at sea.

Primary Sources: Microform Collections

Talking About Women's History

Norling, Lisa. Wives of Whalefishermen [Interview online]. Talking History, 6 May 2002.
Norling is the author of Captain Ahab Had a Wife: New England Women and Whalefishery, 1720-1870 (University of North Carolina Press, c2000).

American Women's History: A Research Guide

Ken Middleton
Middle Tennessee State Univ. Library
Murfreesboro, TN 37132