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An Annotated List of the Most Valuable Online Resources on the Glided Age

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The Gilded Age

  •  The Great Chicago Fire
    Essays, documents, photographs and illustrations about the Great Chicago Fire and the way it transformed the city of Chicago created by the Chicago Historical Society.
  • Mark Twain in His Times
    An interpretive archive, drawn largely from the collections of the University of Virginia Library, focusing on how "Mark Twain" and his works were created and defined, marketed and performed, reviewed and appreciated. It contains texts, manuscripts, contemporary reviews and articles, images, and interactive exhibits.
  • Women and Social Movements in the United States
    Collections of documents and other instructional materials on: The Appeal of Female Moral Reform, 1835-1841; Lucretia Mott's Reform Networks, 1840-1860; Bible Communism and Women of the Oneida Community, 1848-1879; Women and the Freedmen's Aid Movement, 1863-1870; Minnesota Woman's Christian Temperance Union, 1878-1917; African-American Women and the Chicago World's Fair, 1893; Illinois Factory Inspection, 1893-1897; Booker T. Washington, W.E.B. Du Bois, and Woman Suffrage, 1900-1915; Local Branches of the American Association of University Women, 1900-1940; Workers and Allies in the New York City Shirtwaist Strike, 1909-1910; Women and the Lawrence Textile Strike, 1912; Women's Peace Mission to European Capitals, 1915; Impact of Margaret Sanger and Mary Ware Dennett on the Birth Control Movement, 1915-1924; Lobbying for Passage of the National Suffrage Amendment, 1917-1920; Middle-Class Women Provide Maternity Health Services for Immigrant Women, 1917-1920; National Woman's Party and the Enfranchisement of Black Women, 1919-1924; Women Suffragists and Partisan Politics, New York, 1920; Pacifism vs. Patriotism in Women's Organizations in the 1920s; Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and Right-Wing Attacks, 1923-1931.

Late 19th Century Labor

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