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Author Norgren, Jill.

Title Belva Lockwood : the woman who would be president / Jill Norgren ; foreword by Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Imprint New York ; London : New York University Press, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Lockwood,B NOR    Available
Description xviii, 311 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-290) and index.
Contents Early a widow -- In search of a new identity -- Apprenticeship -- Becoming a lawyer -- Notorious ladies -- A tougher fight -- Woman lawyer -- The practice of law -- Lady lobbyist -- Lockwood for president -- Life on the platform -- Lay down your arms -- The power of association -- Pushing for place -- A world's fair and a million dollar case -- Aging soldiers of cause.
Subject Lockwood, Belva Ann, 1830-1917.
Lawyers -- United States -- Biography.
Women lawyers -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9780814758342 (cloth : alk. paper)
0814758347 (cloth : alk. paper)

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