Women Adrift: Independent Wage Earners in Chicago, 1880-1930. Joanne J. Meyerowitz.

Women Adrift: Independent Wage Earners in Chicago, 1880-1930

Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1988. Hardcover. xxiii, [1], 224 p.: illustrations; 24 cm. Black cloth with silver spine title. Illustrated dust jacket. The author used oral history interviews, popular fiction, social science surveys, and papers by sociologists and reformers to produce this social and cultural history of single wage-earning women in Chicago between 1880 and 1930, who did not live with family or other relatives, called "women adrift" at that time. Book is in Near Fine Condition: one page corner creased; clean and tight. Dust jacket is in Near Fine -Condition: edges lightly rubbed; 1 closed tear of 1 cm. from upper edge of back section; clean and bright. Near Fine / near fine -. Item #007482
ISBN: 0226521974

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