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The weight of their votes : southern women and political leverage in the 1920s / Lorraine Gates Schuyler.

Author/Creator:
Schuyler, Lorraine Gates.
Publication:
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 336 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
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Subjects:
Women in politics -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Women -- Suffrage -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Political participation -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Voting -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Southern States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Contents:
Now you smell perfume : the social drama of politics in the 1920s
More people to vote : woman suffrage and the challenge to disfranchisement
Making their bow to the ladies : southern party leaders and the fight for new women voters
Not bound to any party : the problem of women voters in the solid South
The best weapon for reform : women lobbying with the vote
No longer treated lightly : southern legislators and new women voters
To hold the lady votes : southern politics ten years after suffrage.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-322) and index.
ISBN:
0807830666 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780807830666 (cloth : alk. paper)
0807857769 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780807857762 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
69734515
Publisher Number:
9780807830666
9780807857762