ERIC Number: EJ360215
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: N/A
Photographic Essay: Sage Staff.
Sage: A Scholarly Journal on Black Women, v3 n1 p4-9 Spr 1986
This essay discusses the severe limitations in employment opportunities for black women during the early 1900s. The collection of photographs depicts black women in the following occupations: (1) nursemaid; (2) fieldhand; (3) dairymaid; (4) laundress; (5) factory worker; (6) beautician; (7) business owner; (8) organization president; and (9) minister. The chronological trend shows increasing variety in employment. (VM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue on Workers.