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Breckinridge, Sophonisba P. (Sophonisba Preston) 1866-1948

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Works: 157 works in 502 publications in 1 language and 11,338 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Sources  Biography  Biographies  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Signer, Other
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The Social service review( )

in English and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes sections "Book reviews" and "Public documents."
The child in the city by Child Welfare Exhibit( Book )

21 editions published between 1912 and 1970 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women in the twentieth century, a study of their political, social and economic activities by Sophonisba P Breckinridge( Book )

14 editions published between 1933 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author discusses women and the labor market, the home economy, consumption, and leisure. In part 1 (devoted to "Women's Use of Spare Time"), the chapter on "The Post-War Development, 1918-1932" (p. 42-91) concerns women's clubs, the YWCA, the American Home Economics Association, African American women's groups, the National Consumers League, and the National Woman's Trade Union League of America. Chapters in part 2 (devoted to "Women and Gainful Employment," pp. 99-242), cover "Women's Sources of Income," "Women in Selected Manufacturing Occupations," "Women and the World of Business," and "Women and Unemployment." '
Legal tender; a study in English and American monetary history by Sophonisba P Breckinridge( )

17 editions published between 1903 and 1969 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tenements of Chicago, 1908-1935 by Edith Abbott( Book )

14 editions published between 1936 and 1970 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The family and the state; select documents by Sophonisba P Breckinridge( Book )

20 editions published between 1934 and 1981 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The delinquent child and the home by Sophonisba P Breckinridge( Book )

33 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public welfare administration in the United States; select documents by Sophonisba P Breckinridge( Book )

27 editions published between 1927 and 1970 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1927
New homes for old by Sophonisba P Breckinridge( Book )

20 editions published between 1921 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Truancy and non-attendance in the Chicago schools by Edith Abbott( Book )

10 editions published between 1917 and 2009 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marriage and the civic rights of women; separate domicil and independent citizenship by Sophonisba P Breckinridge( Book )

5 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wage-earning woman and the state a reply to Miss Minnie Bronson by Edith Abbott( )

13 editions published between 1910 and 2004 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In rebuttal to a pamphlet arguing against woman suffrage, the authors, closely involved in the lives of working women, argue that suffrage would lead to fairer treatment of women in industry and to better laws for their protection
The modern household by Marion Talbot( Book )

17 editions published between 1912 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stepfather in the family by Adele Stuart Meriam( Book )

6 editions published between 1940 and 2017 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook for the women voters of Illinois by Alice Greenacre( )

8 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook providing Illinois women with information on government to help them exercise their newly won right to vote
Family welfare work in a metropolitan community : selected case records by Sophonisba P Breckinridge( Book )

12 editions published between 1924 and 1934 in English and Undetermined and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The administration of the aid-to-mothers law in Illinois by Edith Abbott( Book )

11 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madeline McDowell Breckinridge : a leader in the new South by Sophonisba P Breckinridge( Book )

11 editions published between 1921 and 2015 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A work detailing the life and efforts of one of the earliest American suffragettes, Madeline McDowell Breckinridge. Breckinridge was born in Kentucky and was the great-granddaughter of statesman Henry Clay. While studying in Lexington, Breckinridge met husband Desha and his brother Sophonisba. Together, the three used The Lexington Herald newspaper to bring awareness to social and political issues happening at the time. Breckinridge achieved many accomplishments in Kentucky for women's suffrage and was present to vote in 1920 before passing away the same year
Social work and the courts; select statutes and judicial decisions by Sophonisba P Breckinridge( Book )

8 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family welfare work in the metropolitan community : selected case records by Sophonisba P Breckinridge( Book )

3 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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New homes for old
Alternative Names
Breckenridge, Sophonisba Preston 1866-1948

Breckinridge Preston, Sophonisba

Breckinridge, S. p

Breckinridge, S. P. 1866-1948

Breckinridge, S. P. (Sophonisba Preston), 1866-1948

Breckinridge, Sophonisba 1866-1948

Breckinridge, Sophonisba P.

Breckinridge, Sophonisba P. 1866-1948

Breckinridge, Sophonisba Preston

Breckinridge, Sophonisba Preston, 1866-1948

Preston Breckinridge, Sophonisba

Sophonisba Breckinridge American lawyer and civil rights activist

Sophonisba Breckinridge Amerikaans advocate (1866-1948)

Sophonisba Breckinridge US-amerikanische Sozialwissenschaftlerin und Sozialreformerin

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Languages
English (297)

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Truancy and non-attendance in the Chicago schoolsThe modern household