The Resource Alva Vanderbilt Belmont : unlikely champion of women's rights, Sylvia D. Hoffert, (electronic resource)

Alva Vanderbilt Belmont : unlikely champion of women's rights, Sylvia D. Hoffert, (electronic resource)

Label
Alva Vanderbilt Belmont : unlikely champion of women's rights
Title
Alva Vanderbilt Belmont
Title remainder
unlikely champion of women's rights
Statement of responsibility
Sylvia D. Hoffert
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A New York socialite and feminist, Alva Vanderbilt Belmont was known to be domineering, temperamental, and opinionated. Her resolve to get her own way regardless of the consequences stood her in good stead when she joined the American woman suffrage movement in 1909. Thereafter, she used her wealth, her administrative expertise, and her social celebrity to help convince Congress to pass the 19th Amendment and then to persuade the exhausted leaders of the National Woman's Party to initiate a world wide equal rights campaign. Sylvia D. Hoffert argues that Belmont was a feminist visionary and tha
Action
digitized
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
  • 305.42092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1413.B44
LC item number
H64 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Alva Vanderbilt Belmont : unlikely champion of women's rights, Sylvia D. Hoffert, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An Impossible Child -- Every Inch a General -- A Sex Battle -- Immortalizing the Lady in Affecting Prose -- Belmont's Orphan Child -- The Last Word -- Postscript: My Turn -- Appendix: Belmont's Financial Contributions to Woman's Rights
Control code
ocn769266000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 272 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253005601
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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  • 22573/ctt16gmdgf
  • 5a8b7404-e070-4910-b21d-65da54272b8f
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.b26047925
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)769266000
  • pebcs0253005604
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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