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Fighting for equality

Ray E. Boomhower

Fighting for equality

a life of May Wright Sewall

by Ray E. Boomhower

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Published by Indiana Historical Society Press in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sewall, May Wright, -- 1844-1920,
  • Feminists -- United States -- Biography,
  • Women social reformers -- United States -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRay E. Boomhower.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1413.S37 B664 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17163006M
    ISBN 109780871952530
    LC Control Number2007008517
    OCLC/WorldCa85766200

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