Category: women

Classified advertisements offering abortions a…

Classified advertisements offering abortions and abortifacients in euphemistic terms, from the New York Herald, December 9, 1841, and the New York Sun, December 15, 1841.

Singing the Lesbian Blues in 1920s Harlem

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Singing the Lesbian Blues in 1920s Harlem

When Being a Lesbian Was Profitable, For Men

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When Being a Lesbian Was Profitable, For Men

collectorsweekly: “I think the truth is that i…

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“I think the truth is that if you really care about the quality of somebody’s life as much as you care about the quality of your own, you have it made.“ 

~ Edith Windsor (1929 – 2017)

Women’s jewelry. Finno-Ugric peoples, X…

Women’s jewelry. Finno-Ugric peoples, X-XI centuries.

What’s the Reno Cure for Valentines Gone Wrong…

What’s the Reno Cure for Valentines Gone Wrong? D-I-V-O-R-C-E.

Thousands of articles of everyday women’s clot…

Thousands of articles of everyday women’s clothing are being preserved in lockers in a college basement. But where, exactly, does their value lie?

Nevertheless, They Persisted: How a London Wom…

Nevertheless, They Persisted: How a London Women’s Collective Turned Anger Into Art

Happy Easter! Here Come the Witches

Happy Easter! Here Come the Witches

Happy Easter! Here Come the Witches

Happy Easter! Here Come the Witches