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9 edition of Dr. Mary Walker found in the catalog.

Dr. Mary Walker

an American radical, 1831-1919

by Sharon M. Harris

  • 51 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Walker, Mary Edwards, -- 1832-1919,
  • Women physicians -- United States -- Biography,
  • Radicals -- United States -- Biography,
  • Physicians -- United States -- Biography,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Medical care,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Women

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSharon M. Harris.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR154.W18 H37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22982818M
    ISBN 109780813546117
    LC Control Number2009000781
    OCLC/WorldCa298470813

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Page 4 - TO MY PARENTS; And also TO THE PRACTICAL DRESS REFORMERS, The truest friends of humanity, who have done more for the universal elevation of woman in the past dozen years, than all others combined.

You, who have lived the precepts and principles that others have only talked — who have been so consistent in your ideas of the equality of the sexes, by dressing in a manner to fit you. In this biography, Dr. Mary Walker, Sharon M. Harris steers away from a simplistic view and showcases Walker as a Medal of Honor recipient, examining her work as an activist, author, and Civil War surgeon, along with the many nineteenth-century issues she championed: political, social, medical, and legal reforms, abolition, temperance, gender equality, U.S.

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Mary E. Walker was awarded a Congressional Medal of Honor for her Civil War service, in an order signed by President Andrew Johnson on November 11, When, inthe government revoked such medals, and asked for Walker's medal back, she refused to.

Mary Walker often wore more practical men's clothing, such as this coat and top hat. Library of Congress. An eccentric and controversial figure, Dr. Mary Walker remains one of the most interesting women of the American Civil War.

Read this book on Questia. A suffragist who wore pants. This is just the simplest of ways Dr. Mary Walker is recognized in the fields of literature, feminist and. Jan 10,  · Dr. Walker was born on a farm in the Town of Oswego, in upstate New York, on November 26,the fifth daughter of Alvah and Vesta Whitcomb Walker.

Much of Dr. Walker’s tendency towards non-conformity may be attributed to her parents who, among other things, believed their daughters should receive a professional education. Oct 30,  · A suffragist who wore pants. This is just the simplest of ways Dr. Mary Walker is recognized in the fields of literature, feminist and gender studies, history, psychology, and kurt-haspel.coms more telling about her life are the words of an London Anglo-American Times reporter, "Her strange adventures, thrilling experiences, important services and marvelous.

Mary Walker was an outspoken advocate for women's rights, and the first woman ever awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor. In a period of confusion about the rightful recipients of the award, the medal was revoked two years before her death.

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A woman after my own heart.4/5(2). Mary Walker graduated Syracuse (New York) Medical College in and went into private practice for a few years, including a brief stint in Columbus, Ohio. When the Civil War started, Walker tried to join the Union Army as a surgeon. Army surgeons were the equivalent rank of a [ ].

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In all of United States History, there has only been one woman to receive the Presidential Medal of Honor. Mary Edwards Walker is that woman. As a surgeon, women’s rights advocate, abolitionist, and spy, Walker became the first female U.S.

Army surgeon during the Civil War. Dr. Mary A. Walker is a family medicine doctor in Cheswick, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with UPMC St. kurt-haspel.com received her medical degree from Penn State College of Medicine and has been.This bibliography on Mary E.

Walker, M.D. is an update from a reading list first created in Penfield Library in Since then, Dr. Walker has gained more notoriety and the interest in her life has spread.This bibliography on Mary E.

Walker, M.D. is an update from a reading list first created in Penfield Library in Since then, Dr. Walker has gained more notoriety and the interest in her life has spread across the United kurt-haspel.com: Kathryn Johns-Masten.