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Women


see also Childhood - Babies

see also Crime - Prostitution

see also Health - Beauty Products

Children, Family, Husband and Friends

'at home' and morning call

the 'grass-widow'

husband and wife law (1) (2)

husbands

illegitimate children

infanticide amongst the poor

'Lions' Providers'

The Mistress of the House

monthly nurses

'Poor Mother!'

wet nurses (1) (2)

wife-beating (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)

wives

Courtship, Marriage & Romance

'A Marriage in High Life'

'A Book for Brides'

'Breach of Promise Cases'

cohabitation

courtship

engagement etiquette

'huckstering hymen' (1) (2)

letter-writing, relating to marriage

'London Matrimonial'

marriage amongst the poor (1) (2) (3)

marriage etiquette

marriage law (1871)

marriage settlements and property

'Rational Coquetry'

'The Speculative Mama'

'sweethearting' in tea gardens

Valentine's Day

a wedding

weddings

'Whom to Marry, When to Marry, and How to be Married (1871)

Education, Employment & Emancipation

accomplishments (1) (2) (3)

bloomerism / taking men's roles

'city work-girls'

education

emancipation

'The Employment of Women'

female barristers

female clerks

'The Girl of the Period'

'Occupations Accessible to Women'

photographers

technical education

telephonists

votes for women

waitresses

'A Woman's Rights Debate'

'Woman's Work'

women as authors

women as cheap labour (1) (2)

women as doctors

women as telegraphists

women in the Post Office

women in the work-force, increasing number

'women's rights'

see also Guide to the Unprotected in Matters Relating to Property and Income, for a wide-ranging explanation of personal finance management for women

Health and Beauty

'Advice to a Stout Women'

'Calisthenics for Ladies'

'Feminine Diet'

'Grace of Movement'

'gymnastic exercises' (1) (2)

'How to Avoid Growing Stout'

keeping oneself attractive

'Making-up'

'Nursing and After Nursing'

pregnancy, health-care during

'Secrets of Beauty'

'Stout Women'

'Stucco for the Softer Sex'

'The Art of Growing Old Gracefully'

'The Secret of Looking Young'

'Thin Women'

In Public

see also Clothing

see also Transport - Road - Bicycles

1880s

'coffee-rooms' in City restaurants

dining in 1850s (1) (2)

dressing to match one's age

'English Women' (by an American)

etiquette

fighting

gossips

hotels, rooms for women

'The Ladies Club'

ladies on omnibuses (1) (2) (3) (4)

ladies on trains

luggage

on the streets (1) (2)

requirement to feign ignorance of immorality

shopping

smoking

a single woman

votes for women

women acrobats (1) (2) (3)

women and art (1895)

women and literature (1895)

women and politics (1895) (1) (2)

women's clubs (1) (2)

women's demeanour

women drivers

women smoking

Sexuality

bloomerism / taking men's roles

cross-dressing

the 'man-woman'

old maids