Making Women's History: The Essential Mary Ritter Beard
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Making Women's History: The Essential Mary Ritter Beard

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Mary Ritter Beard was the single most important advocate and practioner of women’s history…She virtually invented the field, said historian and professor Barbara Sicherman of this visionary and ground-breaking historian who devoted her life to reconstructing women’s past—a past that had remained largely unstudied, undocumented, and unacknowledged. Beard held a firm convict...more
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Published March 1st 2001 by The Feminist Press at CUNY
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Full name of historian Mary R. Beard

Mary Ritter Beard (August 5, 1876, Indianapolis, Indiana – August 14, 1958) was an American historian and archivist, who played an important role in the women's suffrage movement and was a lifelong advocate of social justice through educational and activist roles in both the labor and woman's rights movements. She wrote several books on women's role in history i...more
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On Understanding Women Mary Ritter Beard: A Sourcebook Woman as Force in History: A Study in Traditions and Realities History Of The United States History of the United States. ILLUSTRATED. (mobi)

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