Louisiana Women: Their Lives and Times, volume 2, highlights the significant historical contributions of some of Louisiana's most noteworthy and also overlooked women from the eighteenth century to the present. This volume underscores the cultural, social, and political distinctiveness of the state as well as showcases the actions and activities of women who greatly affected the history of Louisiana in profound and interesting ways. These essays of women at the forefront of Louisiana and national events include information about Sarah Morgan; Janet Mary Riley; Lindy Claiborne Boggs; Lucy Alston Pirric; Appoline Patout, Mary Ann Patout, and Ida Patout Burns; Lulu White; Neda Jurisich, Lva Vujnovich, and Many Jane Munsterman Tesvich; Carmelite "Cammie" Garrett Henry; Alice Dunbar-Nelson; Coralic Guarino Davis; Lucinda Williams; Rebecca Wells; Phoebe Brvant Hunter; Cora Allen; Sarah Towles Reed; and Georgia M. Johnson. Book jacket.
University of Georgia Press
Their Lives and Times