She graduated in 1909, but could find no hospital in Toronto to take her residency. It was a loveless, unhappy union. Taylor, V, Whittier, N 1992 Collective identity in social movement communities: lesbian feminist mobilization. However, by providing news about women for women they made a distinctly female culture visible within newspapers, chronicling the increasing participation of women in public affairs. It argues that consideration of national differences in the ways that women journalists were officially perceived, defined and managed is particularly valuable for understanding the challenges faced by Australian women war reporters. Studies the photographic portraits of two Tsimshian women from Fort Simpson.
Features many family letters, poems and photographs. Kenojuak Ashevak is an Inuit from Baffin Island. A picture appears of Louise McKinney, who in 1917 became the first woman elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta. John of Jerusalem, an honorary degree from McGill University, and several medals. La presse écrite du temps de la guerre témoigne largement de la tenue d'un vif débat, à l'époque, sur les espoirs suscités par la perspective d'un emploi massif des femmes et des conséquences possibles d'un tel mouvement. Co-creation of River East School Division and the University of Manitoba.
Memories of those Journal women flooded back when I picked up Marjory Lang's book, Women Who Made the News, a survey of Canadian women journalists in the years between 1880 and 1945. In: Morris, A, Mueller, C eds Frontiers in Social Movement Theory. Sociological Inquiry 73 3 : 311— 337. She was bestowed many honours including the Order of Ontario 1988 and Companion of the Order of Canada 2001. She advocated for better working conditions, especially for women, such as better pay, fair treatment, and proper breaks.
Theobald Coleman, in Washington, D. Site includes information about the Nicholson Family, included Margaret Nicholson and her daughters Edith, Marion and Flora. She was also a recipient of a Persons Case Award and several honorary degrees. History has largely forgotten Lizzie Cyr. Adelaide Hoodless began her public life with the death of her infant son, who had consumed tainted milk. Gelb, J 1989 Feminism and Politics: A Comparative Perspective.
Some material related to women, such as under The Colonization of New France The Presence of Women , Quebec Between 1896 and 1945 Feminism and Union Movement, The Two World Wars and The Duplessi Era Baby Boom. Women in American journalism: a new history. A fierce advocate for women and children, she was also a midwife and healer and raised sixteen children. In all of these positions Fergusson was an advocate for women and the less privileged. From there she went on to live in Paris for almost the rest of her life. Author, lawyer, broadcaster, novelist, and Canadian politician.
Beginning in the late nineteenth century, women began agitating for the right to work as professional journalists in North America and Europe; was the most famous of these turn-of-the-century reporters. There were not a lot of women news workers at the Ottawa Journal in 1970 - perhaps a dozen in all - but we were a pretty diverse group. Though perhaps this reflects a similar loss of vitality at the women's press club. Includes biographies of various women. As a religious woman, Rollet also took an interest in educating and proselytizing Indigenous people within the colony.
From the 1950s to the 1970s, she led the Canadian Textile and Chemical Union, and launched historic struggles over workers rights. Rosenfeld went on to play softball and hockey and was voted Outstanding Woman Hockey Player in Ontario. Woodward, K 1997 Concepts of identity and difference. Her recorded narrative begins in May of 1917. She represented Canada in the Amsterdam 1928 Summer Olympic Games, taking gold in the 4 x 100 metre relay and silver in the 100-metre race.
Despite hard times, she saved enough to travel to Europe in 1937. Rita Joe was a gifted poet whose writing is marked by compassion, candour, and dignity. In Toronto, Coleman began freelance writing to support her family, first for Saturday Night magazine, and then The Toronto Mail. American Journal of Nursing 58 1 : 50— 54. She married at the age of seventy and lived until 103. Kreutzer, K, Jäger, U 2011 Volunteering versus managerialism: conflict over organizational identity in voluntary associations. Online Costume Collections shows just a handful.
After the war, she moved to Washington, D. Her papers and documents were donated by her estate to the University of Waterloo. On one occasion, she rode in a carriage with then-Canadian prime minister Wilfrid Laurier. During the American Civil War, she went back to the United States as a recruiter of African American soldiers for the Union army. Society pages and society reporting was prevalent in the New York daily newspapers from the winter of 1880 onward. Women Who Made the News: Female Journalists in Canada 1880-1945 Marjory Lang In 1970, I took a summer job as a copy girl yes, that was the job title at the Ottawa Journal, working in a newsroom that was typical of its times: a dingy, cluttered, loud, and distinctly male milieu. The first newspaperwomen were employed to attract female subscribers and advertising revenue, and most led embattled existences, isolated from each other and patronized by their male peers.