Women and Social Movements in the United States 1600-2000 is free to access during Women’s History Month, March 2010.
It is a collection of primary sources for U.S. history and U.S. women's history. There are 91 document projects and archives with more than 3,600 documents and 150,000 pages of additional full-text documents, and more than 2,060 primary authors. It also includes book, film, and website reviews, notes from the archives, and teaching tools.
Scholar's Edition also includes more than 40,000 pages of full-text sources, including:
• Proceedings of all women's rights conventions, 1848-1869
• Proceedings of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union, 1874-1898
• Selected publications of the League of Women Voters, 1920-2000
Also included are:
• Notable American Women, the five-volume biographical dictionary
• The Collected Publications of federal, state, and local Commissions on the Status of Women, a digital archive with 90,000 pages of publications, 1961-2005
Check out the companion blog, Women and Social Movements: The Online Discussion, where faculty discuss how they’ve made use of the online collection in the classroom, share syllabi, and exchange ideas.