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The Resource Women in pants : manly maidens, cowgirls, and other renegades, Catherine Smith & Cynthia Greig

Women in pants : manly maidens, cowgirls, and other renegades, Catherine Smith & Cynthia Greig

Label
Women in pants : manly maidens, cowgirls, and other renegades
Title
Women in pants
Title remainder
manly maidens, cowgirls, and other renegades
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Smith & Cynthia Greig
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of the tradition of women wearing pants, providing accounts and photographs from the 1850s to the 1920s
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
391/.2/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT610
LC item number
.S62 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Women in pants : manly maidens, cowgirls, and other renegades, Catherine Smith & Cynthia Greig
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Conventional women: "A woman's body is compelled to fit her dress" -- Dress reform: "The great bifurcated movement" -- Multicultural influences: "very peculiar garb" -- Working women: "Done a mess o'work ... jes like a man" -- Military women: finding a woman in a soldier's dress" -- Women of the American west: "a genuine female cowboy" -- Performing women: "the ovation which her daring act calls forth" -- Actresses: "she might easily walk Broadway in male attire without her sex being suspected" -- Cross-dressed women: "the peril of the mannish girl" -- Romantic women: "she was always fond of the ladies!" -- Mock weddings: "dressed up as a man at that wedding" -- College women: "each soph constitutes herself a cavalier" -- Sporting women: " with an aggressive vim" -- Cycling women: "lady cyclists [in their] ... 'rational' dress" -- Adventurous women: " ... easier than voting."
Control code
ocm50802599
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
183 pages
Isbn
9780810945715
Lccn
2002151493
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50802599
Label
Women in pants : manly maidens, cowgirls, and other renegades, Catherine Smith & Cynthia Greig
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Conventional women: "A woman's body is compelled to fit her dress" -- Dress reform: "The great bifurcated movement" -- Multicultural influences: "very peculiar garb" -- Working women: "Done a mess o'work ... jes like a man" -- Military women: finding a woman in a soldier's dress" -- Women of the American west: "a genuine female cowboy" -- Performing women: "the ovation which her daring act calls forth" -- Actresses: "she might easily walk Broadway in male attire without her sex being suspected" -- Cross-dressed women: "the peril of the mannish girl" -- Romantic women: "she was always fond of the ladies!" -- Mock weddings: "dressed up as a man at that wedding" -- College women: "each soph constitutes herself a cavalier" -- Sporting women: " with an aggressive vim" -- Cycling women: "lady cyclists [in their] ... 'rational' dress" -- Adventurous women: " ... easier than voting."
Control code
ocm50802599
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
183 pages
Isbn
9780810945715
Lccn
2002151493
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50802599

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