Book/Printed Material The legal status of women

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Title
The legal status of women
Summary
In a series of seven chapters, Saunders undertakes an examination of the legal status of women in the United States concerning the property rights of married women -- including intestate estates and the right to support, divorce, child custody, rape and the age of consent, female criminality, and woman suffrage. Each chapter contains a brief overview, followed by a state-by state analysis of women's status. Also contains some interesting tables.
Contributor Names
Cassidy, Jessie J. (Jessie Jane), 1861-
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947, former owner.
National American Woman Suffrage Association.
National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
New York : The National-American Woman Suffrage Association, 1897.
Subject Headings
-  Women--Legal status, laws, etc.--United States
-  Women's rights--United States
Notes
-  Bibliography: p. 116.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
116 p. ; 17 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
KF478.Z95 S3
JK1881 .N357 sec. IX, no. 4 18 cm. Bookplate of Carrie Chapman Catt inside front cover. Gift of the National American Woman Suffrage Association, Nov. 1, 1938.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/rbnawsa.n5852
Library of Congress Control Number
14005852
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Chicago citation style:

Cassidy, Jessie J, Carrie Chapman Catt, National American Woman Suffrage Association, and National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection. The Legal Status of Women. New York: The National-American Woman Suffrage Association, 1897. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/14005852/.

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Cassidy, J. J., Catt, C. C., National American Woman Suffrage Association & National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection. (1897) The Legal Status of Women. New York: The National-American Woman Suffrage Association. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/14005852/.

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Cassidy, Jessie J, et al. The Legal Status of Women. New York: The National-American Woman Suffrage Association, 1897. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/14005852/>.

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