By Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
A gorgeous and sure-to-be arguable booklet that items jointly, via greater than dozen nineteenth-century diaries, letters, albums, minute-books, and quilts left by means of first-generation Latter-day Saints, or Mormons, the never-before-told tale of the earliest days of the ladies of Mormon "plural marriage," whose correct to vote within the country of Utah used to be given to them through a Mormon-dominated legislature as an outgrowth of polygamy in 1870, fifty years prior to the vote nationally ratified through Congress, and who grew to become political actors regardless of, or due to, their marital preparations. Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, writing of this small crew of Mormon girls who have formerly been noticeable as mere names and dates, has brilliantly reconstructed those textured, advanced lives to provide us a fulsome portrait of who those girls have been and in their "sex radicalism"--the concept that a girl may still decide on whilst and with whom to undergo children.
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A House Full of Females: Plural Marriage and Women's Rights in Early Mormonism, 1835-1870 by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich