ERIC Number: EJ725860
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005
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The Colonial North: Histories of Women and Violence from before the U.S. Invasion
Aztlan: A Journal of Chicano Studies, v30 n1 p23 Spr 2005
Histories of three nineteenth-century women, a landed Californiana, a soldier's wife and an indigenous woman who lived in northern Alta California prior to the U.S. invasion is presented using census records, newspapers, oral histories and stories. Their lives in relation to each other and in relation to the larger social-economic order at the time are examined.
Descriptors: Females, Biographies, United States History, Violence, Oral History, Newspapers, Census Figures, Story Telling, Socioeconomic Influences
UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center, 193 Haines Hall, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1544. Web site: http://www.chicano.ucla.edu.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: California