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Women's History Links

Please send suggestions for additional links to uuwhs@uuwhs.org -- thank you.

Our appreciation to Jone Johnson Lewis who located and researched a number of these sites.

Researching Historic UU Women

Canadian Unitarian Universalist Women's History
This comprehensive site includes information about historic women, and a number or ways to be involved in the preservation of UU Canadian Women' History.
http://www.canuuwomenhistory.ca/

Women in American Religious History
http://www.hds.harvard.edu/library/research/guides/american_women/

Women with Liberal Religious Connections
http://www.geocities.com/Wellesley/Garden/1101/uuwomenl.html

Universalist Faith
http://www.athens.net/%7Ewells/indexeu.htm

Unitarian Universalist Historical Society
http://www.uua.org/uuhs/

UUs on Postage Stamps
http://home1.gte.net/biblogic/cvuustam.html

Famous Unitarian Universalists
http://www.jjnet.com/famousuus/

Writing UU Women Back into History
http://www.geocities.com/Wellesley/Garden/1101/history.html

Worcester Women's History Project
http://www.assumption.edu/HTML/academic/history/WWHP/front.html

Transcendentalist Women part I and II
http://womenshistory.about.com/library/weekly/aa031599.htm http://womenshistory.about.com/library/weekly/aa032299.htm

Harvard Divinity School Guide to Women's Studies
http://www.hds.harvard.edu/library/internet/womens.html

A Unitarian Universalist Reading List (General UU background)
http://www.hds.harvard.edu/library/guides/uure.html

Women's History and Religion
http://womenshistory.about.com/msubrel.htm

Researching Historic Women
Women's History
http://womenshistory.about.com/

Women Reformers
http://www.writepage.com/others/unknown5.htm
http://womenshistory.about.com/education/womenshistory/msubreform.htm

National Women's Hall of Fame
http://www.greatwomen.org

Academic Information on Women's History
http://academicinfo.net/uswomen.html

A Research Guide to American Women's History
http://frank.mtsu.edu/~kmiddlet/history/women.html

A History of Women in America
http://www.fayettenam.com/history/
http://women.eb.com/women/

Women's Work in the 19th Century
http://pigseye.kennesaw.edu/~ccaldwel/victoria.htm

Women and Social Movemements in the US 1830-1930
http://womhist.binghamton.edu/

Biography Collections
http://www.distinguishedwomen.com/books.html

Researching Individual Women
In addition to the sites below, articles on the following women can be found in the Dictionary of Unitarian and Universalist Biography:
Abigail Adams, Hannah Adams, Louisa May Alcott, Harriot Stanton Blatch, Olympia Brown, Florence Buck, Celia Burleigh, Augusta Chapin, Maria Weston Chapman and the Weston sisters, Lydia Maria Child, Maria Cook, Deborah Davis, Abigail Eliot, Sallie Ellis, Margaret Fuller, Caroline Gilman, Elizabeth Hoar, Edith Holden, Mary Austin Holley, Julia Ward Howe, Lydia Jenkins, Mary Livermore, Harriet Martineau, Charlotte Masaryk, the Peabody Sisters, Sylvia Plath, Olive Higgins Prouty, Sarah Ripley, Lady Frances Russell, Mary Augusta Safford, May Sarton, Caroline Severance, Mary Wollstonecraft, and Frances Wayland Wood. More women's biographies are in preparation.

Louisa May Alcott
http://dir.yahoo.com/Arts/Humanities/Literature/Genres
/Literary_Fiction/Authors/Alcott__Louisa_May__1832_1888_/

http://www.louisamayalcott.org
http://www.nps.gov/mima

Susan B. Anthony (women's rights activist)
http://womenshistory.about.com/library/bio/blanthony.htm

Anna Laetitia Barbauld
http://duke.usask.ca/~vargo/barbauld/welcome.html

Clara Barton
http://www.nps.gov/clba

Antoinette Brown Blackwell (first ordained woman minister)
http://www.cc.oberlin.edu/%7EEOG/OYTT%2Dimages/NettyBlackwell.html http://www.distinguishedwomen.com/biographies/black-al.html
http://infoplease.kids.lycos.com/ce5/CE006294.html

Elizabeth Blackwell
http://www.greatwomen.org/blkwele.htm
http://www.cwrl.utexas.edu/~tovo/auto/fall/research/dempsey.html http://www.cwrl.utexas.edu/~tovo/auto/fall/research/nguyen.html
http://www.astr.ua.edu/4000WS/BLACKWELL.html

Olympia Brown (early ordained woman minister)
http://womenshistory.about.com/library/bio/blbiobrownolympia.htm http://www.northnet.org/stlawrenceaauw/brown.htm

Prudence Crandall
http://www.distinguishedwomen.com/biographies/crandall.html

Dorothea Dix (reformer)
http://www.greatamericanwomen.com/dix.htm

Fannie Farmer (cook and author)
http://womenshistory.about.com/library/bio/blbiofarmerf.htm

Eliza Lee Cabot Follen
http://www.unl.edu/legacy/19cwww/books/elibe/follen/home.htm

Margaret Fuller (author)
http://www.arh.eku.edu/eng/KOPACZ/Fuller.htm
http://womenshistory.about.com/library/qu/blqufull.htm

Phebe Ann Coffin Hanaford
http://home.att.net/~womensrights/hanaford_bio.htm

Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
http://library.thinkquest.org/3337/harper.html
http://education.ucdavis.edu/new/stc/lesson/socstud/railroad/FranBio.htm http://inform.umd.edu/Pictures/WomensStudies/PictureGallery/harper.html

Julia Ward Howe
http://www3.edgenet.net/fcarpenter/howe.html
http://www.distinguishedwomen.com/biographies/howe.html
http://www.greatwomen.org/howe.htm

Harriet Martineau (English feminist)
http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/Wmartineau.htm

Maria Mitchell
http://www.mmo.org

Judith Sargent Murray (philosopher, religious leader, playwright)
http://www.jjsbooks.com/books/murrayjs.htm http://www.hurdsmith.com/judith/
http://home1.gte.net/biblogic/cvuumurr.html
http://www.accd.edu/sac/english/bailey/murrayjs.htm
The Sargent House Museum was built for Judith Sargent Murray and has been open as a historic house museum since 1917. The museum's collections contain many objects and documents which relate to Murray. The web site can be found at sargenthouse.org.

Elizabeth Palmer Peabody (educator)
http://www.trincoll.edu/depts/phil/philo/phils/peabody.html

Lucy Stone (feminist)
http://womenshistory.about.com/education/womenshistory/msubstone.htm


UU Women's Groups
Association of Universalist Women: Revitalizing UU Women's Groups
http://www.unitarian.org/auw/
Dramatic Productions
Nancy Engel Productions, Famous Women in History: including Susan B. Anthony and Clara Barton
http://nancyengel.home.mindspring.com/famouswomen.html



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