Kathryn Kish Sklar (NHC Fellow, 1995–96)
Florence Kelley and the National Consumers' League
State University of New York at BinghamtonReturn to All Fellows
Fellowship Work Summary, 1995–96
Kathryn Kish Sklar drafted three chapters of Florence Kelley and the Progressive Awakening: Women and the Rewriting of the American Social Contract, 1900-1932 (Yale University Press) and completed the commentary for a collection of documents that she is co-editing with Anja Schuler and Susan Strasser— Transatlantic Dialogue: American and German Women Reformers and Nation Building, 1885-1933 (Cornell University Press, 1997). Other writings included "Engendering Women's History: New Paradigms and Interpretations in American History" (Amerikastudien/American Studies, July 1996) and "The Consumers' White Label of the National Con-sumers' League, 1898-1918" for The Development of Consumer Society in the Twentieth Century, edited by Susan Strasser, et al. (Cambridge University Press, 1997).