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The Resource Making home work : domesticity and Native American assimilation in the American West, 1860-1919, Jane E. Simonsen, (electronic resource)

Making home work : domesticity and Native American assimilation in the American West, 1860-1919, Jane E. Simonsen, (electronic resource)

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Making home work : domesticity and Native American assimilation in the American West, 1860-1919
Title
Making home work
Title remainder
domesticity and Native American assimilation in the American West, 1860-1919
Statement of responsibility
Jane E. Simonsen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During the westward expansion of America, white middle-class ideals of home and domestic work were used to measure differences between white and Native American women. Treating white and indigenous women's struggles as part of the same history, Simonsen argues that as both cultural workers and domestic laborers insisted upon the value of their work to "civilization," they exposed the inequalities integral to both the nation and the household. Includes analysis of texts and images created by writers, women's rights activists, reformers, anthropologists, photographers, field matrons, a
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Action
digitized
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Simonsen, Jane E
Dewey number
305.48/89707809034
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Gender and American culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arts and society
  • Arts and society
  • Home economics
  • Social values
  • Women
  • Indian women
Label
Making home work : domesticity and Native American assimilation in the American West, 1860-1919, Jane E. Simonsen, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-259) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Squaring the circle -- Prairie heirs and heiresses : Native American history and the future of the West in Caroline Soule's The pet of the settlement -- The house divided : class and race in the married woman's home -- Object lessons : domesticity on display in Native American assimilation -- The cook, the photographer, and her majesty, the allotting agent : unsettling domesticity in E. Jane Gay's Choup-nit-ki -- A model of its kind : Anna Dawson Wilde's home in the field -- Border designs : domestic production and cultural survival -- Postscript: The map and the territory
Control code
ocm82479976
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 266 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807877265
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unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)82479976
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Making home work : domesticity and Native American assimilation in the American West, 1860-1919, Jane E. Simonsen, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-259) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Squaring the circle -- Prairie heirs and heiresses : Native American history and the future of the West in Caroline Soule's The pet of the settlement -- The house divided : class and race in the married woman's home -- Object lessons : domesticity on display in Native American assimilation -- The cook, the photographer, and her majesty, the allotting agent : unsettling domesticity in E. Jane Gay's Choup-nit-ki -- A model of its kind : Anna Dawson Wilde's home in the field -- Border designs : domestic production and cultural survival -- Postscript: The map and the territory
Control code
ocm82479976
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 266 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807877265
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)82479976
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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