The Resource Southern single blessedness : unmarried women in the urban South, 1800-1865, Christine Jacobson Carter

Southern single blessedness : unmarried women in the urban South, 1800-1865, Christine Jacobson Carter

Label
Southern single blessedness : unmarried women in the urban South, 1800-1865
Title
Southern single blessedness
Title remainder
unmarried women in the urban South, 1800-1865
Statement of responsibility
Christine Jacobson Carter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
  • OPET
  • DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carter, Christine Jacobson
Dewey number
306.81/53/0975/09034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1438.S63
LC item number
C37 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Women in American history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women
  • Single women
  • Single women
  • Single women
Label
Southern single blessedness : unmarried women in the urban South, 1800-1865, Christine Jacobson Carter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-216) and index
Contents
"More purity and active goodness" -- "Upon those shady banks-- to stand and view the busy world" : unmarried women's antebellum Savannah and Charleston -- "A glory such as marriage never gave" : the literature and ideology of urban southern single blessedness -- "At home where I am a very important personage" : dutiful daughters, single sisters, and maiden aunts -- "To know that you still love me" : female friends and female friendships -- "Seeking an extensive sphere of usefulness" : women's benevolence in antebellum Savannah and Charleston" -- "Such a strong personal love of the old place" : enclaves undone in Civil War Charleston and Savannah
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 220 p.
Isbn
9780252030116
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005006667
Other control number
9780252030116
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2541546-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2541546
  • (Sirsi) o58456961
  • (OCoLC)58456961
Label
Southern single blessedness : unmarried women in the urban South, 1800-1865, Christine Jacobson Carter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-216) and index
Contents
"More purity and active goodness" -- "Upon those shady banks-- to stand and view the busy world" : unmarried women's antebellum Savannah and Charleston -- "A glory such as marriage never gave" : the literature and ideology of urban southern single blessedness -- "At home where I am a very important personage" : dutiful daughters, single sisters, and maiden aunts -- "To know that you still love me" : female friends and female friendships -- "Seeking an extensive sphere of usefulness" : women's benevolence in antebellum Savannah and Charleston" -- "Such a strong personal love of the old place" : enclaves undone in Civil War Charleston and Savannah
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 220 p.
Isbn
9780252030116
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005006667
Other control number
9780252030116
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2541546-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2541546
  • (Sirsi) o58456961
  • (OCoLC)58456961

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