Show Notes: Rebels at the Bar with Jill Norgren

Rebels at the Bar with Jill Norgren on Fieldstone CommonHere are some items that were mentioned during the 5 September 2013 Fieldstone Common interview with Jill Norgren about her book Rebels at the Bar: The fascinating, forgotten stories of America’s First Women Lawyers.

The podcast of the interview is now available.

Rebels at the Bar: The fascinating, forgotten stories of America’s First Women Lawyers, published by the New York University Press, is available for purchase from Amazon.com and other booksellers.

Jill NorgrenRebels at the Bar details the history of American’s first women lawyers. Some of the names may be well-known such as Belva Lockwood or Myra Bradwell but most of the names will be new to the reader.  Regardless, all of these pioneering women in the field of law shared a determination and commitment at a time when women were expected to stay home and tend to the family. The courage of these women helped clear the path for all women wanting to work outside the home.

In addition to Rebels at the Bar, Jill Norgren has written:

The New York University Press, the publisher of Rebels at the Bar, donated two copies of the book which were provided as giveaways during the live show to listeners in Arizona and Missouri. A big thank you to the New York University Press for their generosity.

Show Notes – Here is Where with Andrew Carroll

Andrew Carroll on Fieldstone CommonHere are some items that were mentioned during the11 July 2013 Fieldstone Common interview with Andrew Carroll about his book Here is Where: Discovering America’s Great Forgotten History.

The podcast of the interview is now available.

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Here is Where: Discovering America’s Great Forgotten History, published by Crown Archetype, is available for purchase from Amazon.com and other booksellers.

You can learn more about Andrew Carroll and provide suggestions for future forgotten history sites at his website.

In addition to Here is Where, Andrew Carroll has published the following books:

Here is Where with Andrew Carroll on Fieldstone CommonHere is Where chronicles Andrew Carroll’s journey across America to discover important but forgotten history. You’ll be amazed at the significant happenings and accomplished individuals that you’ve likely never heard of before.

Crown Archetype, the publisher of Here is Where: Discovering America’s Great Forgotten History, donated two copies of the book which were provided as giveaways during the live show to listeners in Texas and California. A big thank you to the Crown Archetype for their generosity!

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