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Author Carlisle, Linda V., 1947-

Title Elizabeth Packard : a noble fight / Linda V. Carlisle.

Publication Info. Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2010]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Manteno PL Adult Non-Fiction - MNBB-2  362.21092 CAR    AVAILABLE
Description xii, 259 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "All the love his bachelor heart could muster" -- "New notions and wild vagaries" -- Breaking the mold -- Free love and true womanhood -- "The forms of law" -- Andrew McFarland and mental medicine -- "A world of trouble" -- "An unendurable annoyance" -- From courtroom to activism -- "My pen shall rage" -- Shooting the rattlesnakes -- Vindication and "virtuous action" -- Triumph and disaster -- Working in her calling -- "Great and noble work" -- Final campaigns.
Subject Packard, E. P. W. (Elizabeth Parsons Ware), 1816-1897.
Packard, E. P. W. (Elizabeth Parsons Ware), 1816-1897. (OCoLC)fst00017469
Psychiatric hospital patients -- Illinois -- Biography.
Social reformers -- Illinois -- Biography.
Women social reformers -- Illinois -- Biography.
Mentally ill -- Commitment and detention -- United States -- Case studies.
Mentally ill -- Civil rights -- United States -- Case studies.
Husband and wife -- United States -- Case studies.
Married women -- Civil rights -- United States -- Case studies.
Women's rights -- United States -- Case studies.
Mentally Ill Persons. (DNLM)D028642
Patients. (DNLM)D010361
Commitment of Mentally Ill -- legislation & jurisprudence. (DNLM)D003134Q000331
History, 19th Century. (DNLM)D049672
Mentally Ill Persons -- legislation & jurisprudence. (DNLM)D028642Q000331
Women's Rights -- history. (DNLM)D014933Q000266
Husband and wife. (OCoLC)fst00964385
Married women -- Civil rights. (OCoLC)fst01010703
Mentally ill -- Civil rights. (OCoLC)fst01016718
Mentally ill -- Commitment and detention. (OCoLC)fst01715758
Psychiatric hospital patients. (OCoLC)fst01081030
Social reformers. (OCoLC)fst01122841
Women social reformers. (OCoLC)fst01178540
Women's rights. (OCoLC)fst01178818
Psychisch gestoorden.
Illinois. (DNLM)D007087
Illinois. (OCoLC)fst01205143
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Verenigde Staten.
Genre/Form Biography. (DNLM)D019215
Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Case studies. (OCoLC)fst01423765
ISBN 9780252035722 (cloth ; alkaline paper)
0252035720 (cloth ; alkaline paper)

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