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The Resource Women of the Depression : caste and culture in San Antonio, 1929-1939, by Julia Kirk Blackwelder

Women of the Depression : caste and culture in San Antonio, 1929-1939, by Julia Kirk Blackwelder

Label
Women of the Depression : caste and culture in San Antonio, 1929-1939
Title
Women of the Depression
Title remainder
caste and culture in San Antonio, 1929-1939
Statement of responsibility
by Julia Kirk Blackwelder
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Even before the Depression, unemployment, low wages, substandard housing, and poor health plagued many women in what was then one of America's poorest cities -- San Antonio. Divisded by tradition, prejudice, or law into three distinct communities of Mexican Americans, Anglos, and African Americans, San Antonio women faced hardships based on their personal economic circumstances as well as their identification with a particular racial or ethnic group
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.4/09764/351
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1439.S2
LC item number
B42 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Texas A & M southwestern studies
Series volume
no. 2
Label
Women of the Depression : caste and culture in San Antonio, 1929-1939, by Julia Kirk Blackwelder
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [255]-271
Control code
10322448
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 279 p.
Isbn
9780890961773
Lccn
83040496 //r91
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): From the library of Campbell W. Pennington, gift of Campbell W. Pennington, 1993 (Access. No. 1993-031). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2006. With covered dust jacket.
Other physical details
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Label
Women of the Depression : caste and culture in San Antonio, 1929-1939, by Julia Kirk Blackwelder
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [255]-271
Control code
10322448
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 279 p.
Isbn
9780890961773
Lccn
83040496 //r91
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): From the library of Campbell W. Pennington, gift of Campbell W. Pennington, 1993 (Access. No. 1993-031). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2006. With covered dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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