Young Women's Diaries as Primary Sources for Rural Women's History Rachel Kleinschmidt My name is Rachel Kleinschmidt and I have been a member of the Rural Women's Studies Association (RWSA) since 2009. My work has focused on unmarried women in Midwestern agriculture throughout the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. For this blog, I want to … Continue reading Young Women’s Diaries as Primary Sources for Rural Women’s History
[W]e can often find more than we ever dreamed was possible about the lives and concerns of rural girls.
Essays based on superb papers presented at the 2012 Rural Women's Studies Association conference, which span time and place, appear along with an introduction in the Summer 2015 issue of Agricultural History.