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Katy Ferguson, or, What a poor colored woman may do.

Katy Ferguson, or, What a poor colored woman may do.

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Published by American Tract Society in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Caption title.

Other titlesWhat a poor colored woman may do.
SeriesAmerican Tract Society ; , no. 12
ContributionsAmerican Tract Society., YA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsYA 24564
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL610412M
LC Control Number96206479

2. "So being a woman you must sit.": With time, women were able to make their move and lead changes. Purpose: The purpose is to inform of the issues faced by young women, especially of color. Highlights: 1. A stable career is necessary. 2. A good husband motivates you to do better. 3. Time is the one real thing that money buys. 4. Aibileen Clark: [voice over] I work for the Leefolt’s from eight to four, six days a week. I make ninety five cent an hour. That come to a hundred eighty two dollar every month. I do all the cooking, cleaning, washing, ironing and grocery shopping. But mostly, I take care of baby girl and lord I worry she going to be fat. Ain’t going to be.

  From its inception in California in to its highly acclaimed critical success at Joseph Papp’s Public Theater and on Broadway, the Obie Award–winning for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf has excited, inspired, and transformed audiences all over the country. Passionate and fearless, Shange’s words reveal what it meant 4/5(20). Studies show that the more women and people of color fill an occupation, the less it pays. • Using a point factor job evaluation system, the state of Minnesota found that the "women's jobs" paid 20 percent less on average than male-dominated jobs, even when their jobs scored equally on the job evaluation system (what might be some examples?) • The Equal Pay Act and Title VII of .

A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.   The Colored Girls Museum honors a vast array of black girls and women as well, from the “everyday” girl to fantastical images. “Colored girls are an important part of the universe.


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A biography and portrait of her appeared in a book published the following year, Benson J. Lossing’s Our Countrymen, or Brief Memoirs of Eminent Americans, which was reprinted many times up through 2 Her inspirational life was also published by the American Tract Society under the title Katy Ferguson; or What a Poor Colored Woman May Do.

Mary Church Terrell () was a civil rights activist and teacher who was one of the first African-American women to graduate from Oberlin College, earning both a bachelor's and master's was also one of the original members of the NAACP.

Terrell was the author of A Colored Woman in a White World, Peonage in the United States: The Cited by: If colored people could find houses on a street restrict to themselves which were as well built and as up to date as are those in white districts, they would make no effort to thrust They do so because the houses there are modern, as a rule, and are better in every way than are those which have been discarded and turned over to their own group/5.

You do not have to be black to read this book. Although her story in many ways is unique to the African-American experience, her story transcends beyond that to being a story of a daughter, a mother, a colleague, a friend and a woman/5(29). In the edition of Cubberley's History of Education we find this: "In Katy Ferguson's School for the Poor was opened in New York, and this was followed by an organization of New York women for the extension of secular instruction among the poor.".

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Officially, the United States ended debtors’ prisons in Unofficially, as we saw in the Justice Department’s report on racially biased policing in Ferguson, there is a system of fines and fees for minor crimes that often result in jail time for the poor, mostly black citizens who cannot afford to pay them.

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