Suggested Readings

  • Abercrombie, Thomas Franklin. History of Public Health in Georgia, 1733-1950. Atlanta, Ga.: n.p., 1953.

  • Atlanta Woman's Club. Twenty-Seventh Year Book of the Atlanta Woman's Club: Atlanta, Georgia, 1921-1922. Edited by Mrs. Norman Sharp. Atlanta, Ga.: Atlanta Woman's Club, 1922.

  • Atlanta Woman's Club. Twenty-Third Year Book of the Atlanta Woman's Club: Atlanta, Georgia, 1917-1918. Atlanta, Ga.: Atlanta Woman's Club, 1918.

  • Blair, Karen J. The Clubwoman as Feminist: True Womanhood Redefined, 1868-1914. New York: Holmes & Meier Publishers, 1980.

  • _______. The History of American Women's Voluntary Organizations, 1810-1960. Boston, Mass.: G.K. Hall, 1989.

  • Bolt, Christine. The Women's Movement in the United States and Britain from the 1790s to the 1920s. Amherst, Mass.: University of Massachusetts Press, 1993.

  • Breckinridge, Sophonsiba P. Women in the Twentieth Century: A Study of Their Political, Social and Economic Activities. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1933.

  • Brooks, Robert Preston. "Sanitary Conditions Among the Negroes of Athens, Georgia," Phelps-Stokes Fellowship Studies, No. 4, in the Bulletin of the University of Georgia, vol. XVIII, no. 7,. Athens, Ga.: University of Georgia, 1918.

  • Case, Sarah H. "Lucy Cobb Institute" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia. [online resource], 2004. Available from http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-2624&hl=y [April 26, 2006]

  • Cash, Flora Loreet Barnett. African American Women and Social Action: The Clubwomen and Volunteerism for Jim Crow to the New Deal, 1896-1936. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 2001.

  • Catron-Sullivan, Staci and Susan Neill. Women in Atlanta. Charleston, S.C.: Arcadia Publishing, 2005.

  • Croly, Jane Cunningham. The History of the Woman's Club Movement in America. New York: H.G. Allen, 1898.

  • Doster, Gary. Postcard History of Athens, Georgia. Athens, Ga.: Athens Historical Society, 2002.

  • Dyer, Thomas G. The University of Georgia: A Bicentennial History, 1785-1985. Athens, Ga.: University of Georgia Press, 1985.

  • Eltzroth, E. Lee. "Woman Suffrage" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia [online resource], 2002. Available from http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-643&sug=y [April 26, 2006]

  • Ettling, John. The Germ of Laziness: Rockefeller Philanthropy and Public Health in the New South. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1981.

  • Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs. Directory. Atlanta, Ga.: Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs, 1915.

  • Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs. Yearbook. Atlanta, Ga.: Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs, 1897[?]-.

  • Granger, Mrs. A. O. "The Effect of Club Work in the South." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 28 (September 1906): 50-58.

  • _______. "The Work of the General Federation of Women's Clubs against Child Labor." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 25 (May 1905): 102-107.

  • Grantham, Dewey. "The Contours of Southern Progressivism." American Historical Review 86 (October 1981): 1035-1059.

  • _______. Southern Progressivism: The Reconciliation of Progress and Tradition. Knoxville, Tenn.: University of Tennessee Press, 1983.

  • _______. The South in Modern America: A Region at Odds. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1994.

  • Green, Elna C. Southern Strategies: Southern Women and the Woman Suffrage Question. Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press, 1997.

  • Houde, Mary Jean. Reaching Out: A Story of the General Federation of Women's Clubs. Chicago: Mobium Press, 1989.

  • Lerner, Gerda. "Early Community Work of Black Club Women." Journal of Negro History 52 (April 1974): 158-167.

  • Link, William A. The Paradox of Southern Progressivism, 1880-1930. Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press, 1992.

  • ______. "Privies, Progressivism, and Public Schools: Health Reform and Education in the Rural South, 1909-1920." Journal of Southern History 54 (November 1988): 623-642.

  • Long, Francis Taylor. "The Negroes of Clarke County, Georgia, During the Great War," Phelps-Stokes Fellowship Studies, No. 5. in the Bulletin of the University of Georgia, vol. XIX, no. 8, Athens, Ga.: University of Georgia, 1919.

  • McRae, Elizabeth Gillespie, "Caretakers of Southern Civilization: Georgia Women and the Anti-Suffrage Campaign, 1914-1920." Georgia Historical Quarterly 82 (winter 1998): 801-828.

  • Martin, Theodora Penny. The Sound of Our Own Voices: Women's Study Clubs 1860- 1910. Boston, Mass.: Beacon Press, 1987.

  • Murphy, Edgar Gardner. Problems of the Present South: A Discussion of Certain of the Educational, Industrial, and Political Issues in the Southern States. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1905.

  • Parker, Alison M. Purifying America: Women, Cultural Reform, and Pro-Censorship Activism, 1873-1933. Urbana, Ill.: University of Illinois Press, 1997.

  • Roth, Darlene Rebecca. Matronage: Patterns in Women's Organizations, Atlanta, Georgia, 1890-1940, Scholarship in Women's History, vol. 9. Brooklyn, N.Y.: Carlson Publishing, 1994.

  • Rowe, H. J. History of Athens and Clarke County. Greenville, S.C.: Southern Historical Press, 2000.

  • Savitt, Todd L. and James Harvey Young. Diseases and Distinctiveness in the American South. Knoxville, Tenn.: University of Tennessee Press, 1988.

  • Schneider, Franz. A Survey of the Public Health Situation: Atlanta, Georgia. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 1913.

  • Scott, Ann Firor. Making the Invisible Woman Visible. Urbana, Ill.: University of Illinois Press, 1984.

  • _______. Natural Allies: Women's Associations in American History. Urbana, Ill.: University of Illinois Press, 1991.

  • _______. The Southern Lady: From Pedestal to Politics, 1830-1930. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1970.

  • Shaw, Stephanie. "Black Club Women and the Creation of the National Association of Colored Women." Journal of Women's History 3 (Fall 1991): 10-25.

  • Sheffer, Marguerite B. Memorabilia of the Athens Woman's Club: Its Projects and Interests. Athens, Ga.: Athens Woman's Club, 1982.

  • Shellman, Carey O. "Nellie Peters Black" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia [online resource], 2004. Available from http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-2916&sug=y [April 26, 2006]

  • Sherman, Mrs. John Dickinson. "The Women's Clubs in the Middle Western States," Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 28 (September, 1906): 227-247.

  • Sims, Anastasia. The Power of Femininity in the New South: Women's Organizations and Politics in North Carolina, 1880-1930. Columbia, S.C.: University of South Carolina Press, 1997.

  • Smith, Susan Lynn. Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired: Black Women's Health Activism in America, 1890-1950. Philadelphia, Penn.: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1995.

  • Spalding, Phinizy, ed. and comp. Higher Education for Women in the South: A History of Lucy Cobb Institute, 1858-1994. Athens, Ga.: Georgia Southern Press, 1994.

  • Spruill, Marjorie Julian. Votes For Women!: the Woman Suffrage Movement in Tennessee, the South, and the Nation. Knoxville, Tenn.: University of Tennessee Press, 1995.

  • Steinschneider, Janice C. An Improved Woman: The Wisconsin Federation of Women's Clubs, 1895-1920, Scholarship in Women's history, vol. 10. Brooklyn, N.Y.: Carlson Publishing, 1994.

  • Taylor, Lloyd C. The Medical Profession and Social Reform, 1885-1945. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1974.

  • Thomas, Frances Taliaferro. A Portrait of Historic Athens and Clarke County. Athens, Ga.: University of Georgia Press, 1992.

  • Townsend, Sara Bertha. "The Admission of Women to the University of Georgia." Georgia Historical Quarterly 43 (June 1959): 156-169.

  • Vacca, Carolyn Summers. A Reform Against Nature: Woman Suffrage and the Rethinking of American Citizenship, 1840-1920. New York: Peter Lang, 2004.

  • Ward, May Allen. "The Influence of Women's Clubs in New England and in the Middle- Eastern States." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 28 (September 1906): 7-28.

  • Wood, Mary I. The History of the General Federation of Women's Clubs. New York: General Federation of Women's Clubs, 1912.