Signatures of Citizenship: Petitioning, Antislavery, & Women's Political Identity
Univ of North Carolina Press, 2003 - 253 Seiten
In this comprehensive history of women's antislavery petitions addressed to Congress, Susan Zaeske argues that by petitioning, women not only contributed significantly to the movement to abolish slavery but also made important strides toward securing thei
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The Unfortunate Word Petition
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