The early 1900s saw a successful push for the vote through a coalition of suffragists, temperance groups, reform-minded politicians, and women’s social-welfare organizations although susan b anthony and elizabeth cady stanton devoted 50 years to the woman’s suffrage movement, neither lived to see women gain the right to vote. The first description referring to the ancient egyptians dates to 1900 bc women suffering from hysteria could be released from the anxiety that characterizes this condition by participating in the maenad experience treatment varied when the hysteria was associated with other symptoms such as, for example, epileptic. The end of the nineteenth century was a time of tumult and change, and tensions showed in the lives of women attaining the proscribed female role of wife, mother and moral safeguard of home and family was more than many women could bear, and their physical and mental health suffered.
The early 1900s in the united states was a time of change in many ways, and women, in particular, would soon undergo challenges that would lead to big societal benefits until that time, women had been confined to the home in the traditional roles of wife and mother, but their lives began to reflect the growing trend of industrialization and technological developments.
The treatment of women in trifles by susan glaspell trifles, a one-act play written by susan glaspell, is a cleverly written story about a murder and more importantly, it effectively describes the treatment of women during the early 1900s. Its diagnosis and treatment were routine for hundreds of years in western europe dating back to 1900 bc in ancient egypt, during the early 20th century, the number of women diagnosed with female hysteria sharply declined this decline has been attributed to many factors. Woman suffrage history and time line league of women vote poster early women’s rights leaders believed suffrage to be the most effective means to change an unjust system divorce and child custody laws, and increased social freedoms the early 1900s saw a successful push for the vote through a coalition of suffragists, temperance.
Divorced women were shunned by society and treated as an outcast work in the 1900s it was hard for women to get a job some states had passed laws against hiring women but some had to work to support their families some argued women should concentrate on home and domesticity health normal conditions were to be sick die of tuberculosis by age 30. This is a piece on history of women in the united states since 1776, there were ethnic differences in the treatment of women among puritan settlers in new england, wives almost never worked in the fields with their husbands then quit before the growth of high schools after 1900, most women left school after the eighth grade aged. Family structure & the treatment of women in the 1900's the american family during the 1900's the average household was the typical american dream family.
The early decades of the twentieth century, often referred to as the progressive era, saw the emergence of a new image of women in society which had undergone a marked transformation from the demure, frail, female stereotype of the late victorian era.
Early 1900’s black american south after reconstruction, the southern economy was improving then was hit by several set-backs these set backs included the boll weevil infestation (late 1800s-1920s), the great migration (1910-1930), the great depression (1929), the dust bowl(1934-1939.
College-educated women had fewer children than other women, and married later in life, if at all the traditional role of women was being challenged in 1900, the national american woman suffrage association (nawsa) worked to give women equal rights. Transcript of treatment of women in the 1900's by: katie iwamoto, raya basim, mikey horner, bailie hoggan men's roles roles in the workplace roles at home roles about religion and morality the roles on politics women's roles women were considered the homemakers.