Plantation manual, 1857-1858
1 item. | Holograph page from the manual of James Henry Hammond in which he provides instructions for breastfeeding infants, as well as the work arrangements for the elderly and for pregnant slaves.
Hammond, James Henry
Life's story /
Butin was a physician, and the first woman to become a member of both the Nebraska State and Fresno County (California) Medical societies. She financed the first suffrage campaign for women in California's San Joaquin Valley. Her autobiography provides a fascinating picture of rural/frontier medicine in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Butin, Mary E. Ryerson - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress)
Front door lobby /
This is an original manuscript of Park's account of her work on the NAWSA Congressional Committee.
Park, Maud Wood - Catt, Carrie Chapman - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress)