Women's Work in the Long 19th Century

Fashions and Foes - Works Cited and Consulted

Banner, Lois W.  American Beauty.  New York:  Alfred A. Knopf, 1983.

Bloomer, D.C., Life and Writings of Amelia Bloomer. New York:  Schocken Books, 1975.

Haller, John S. and Robin M. Haller.  The Physician and Sexuality in Victorian America.  New York: W. W. Norton, 1977.

Mitchell, Margaret.  Gone With the Wind.  New York:  Macmillan Pub. Co., 1975.  Originally pub. 1936.

Myres, Sandra L.  Westering Women and the Frontier Experience. 1800-1915. Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press, 1982. 124-125.

Peiss, Kathy.  Hope in a Jar: The Making of America’s Beauty Culture.  New York: Henry Holt, 1999.

Sigerman, Harriet, “An Unfinished Battle:  1848-1865” in Nancy F. Cott, ed.  No Small Courage:  A History of Women in the United States. Oxford:  Oxford University Press, 2000. 249-250.

Steele, Valerie. The Corset: A Cultural History. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001.

Woloch, Nancy.  Women and the American Experience.  New York:  Alfred A. Knopf, 1984.


Fashions and Foes - Image Citations


John Wanamaker, “Queen Bess Corset and Skirt Supporter,”  197.F.1011. The Library Company of Philadelphia. [from an 1880 patented product]

1.1  Lanman & Kemp.  “The Genuine Murray & Lanman Florida Water.” 1975.F.598. The Library Company of Philadelphia. [from 1881]

** Per L Oct. 1896.  Frank Leslie’s Illustrated Magazine.  October 22, 1896.  “Mrs. Crane in Costume.”

“Warner Bros. Corsets.”  Peterson’s Ladies National Magazine.  Vol. 74 (July 1878): 89.

“Colgate and Co’s Violet Toilet Water.”  Peterson’s Ladies National Magazine. Vol. 69 (June 1876): rear matter.