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The Loretta M. Schaechterle Book Fund

Established in April 2010 in memory of Mrs. Loretta M. Schaechterle to purchase books and multimedia materials about Women in the United States. Mrs. Schaechterle was a life-long learner with a love for reading, and books purchased through this fund will help to provide an understanding of women's lives in the United States, with a focus on the 20th century.

Books purchased on this fund include:

Difficult dialogues about twenty-first-century girls / edited by Donna Marie Johnson and Alice E. Ginsberg

Housework and gender in American television : coming clean / Kristi Rowan Humphreys

Maternal activism : mothers confronting injustice / Danielle Poe

The rebellious life of Mrs. Rosa Parks / Jeanne Theoharis

Wolf-Women and Phantom Ladies : female desire in 1940s US culture / Steven Dillon

See all the books purchased on this fund...