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Hist/GW226: Women & Gender in Modern Europe (2020): Finding Primary Sources

Suggested Collections of Primary Sources

Collected/Published Works

When searching a database of books, whether the catalog or Google Books or WorldCat:

  • Keywords to use in searches: diaries / journals / sources / personal narratives / correspondence / letters documents
  • Also, look for these words in subject headings, and follow the subject links.

Gerritsen Collection

Gerritsen Index

Women in Modern Europe

Gerritsen Index

Feminism -- Anti-feminism -- English

Marriage, home, and motherhood                 

Marriage laws

Opinions, satires, anecdotes, aphorisms -- English

History and social condition -- Marriage, home and motherhood -- English 

Political and social reform -- Other social reforms -- English

Psychology of women -- Sexual ethics and reforms; relations between the sexes                                               

Education and professional training -- General -- English

Education and professional training -- Higher education -- English

Education and professional training -- Vocational training

Sexual ethics and reforms; relations between the sexes

Women and religion -- English

Women and war

Political and social reform -- Legal status, rights and responsibilities -- English 

Physiology of women -- Pro-feminist tracts -- English

Women and the arts -- English

Psychology of women -- Sexual ethics and reforms; relations between the sexes -- English

Professions

“Professional"- women

Women and employment -- General -- English

Prostitution -- Social aspects

Women and war

Psychology of women -- Emotions and the mental state -- English

Suggested Collections of Primary Sources