This addition to the popular guidebook series explores women's experiences and the impact of their activities on the history and landscape of St. Louis. Each chapter explores the experiences of women during a specific time period and identifies the sites of some of their public activities on a map of the city created from historical sources. The book also includes four tours of the St. Louis region addressing the themes of the book and identifying significant buildings, homes, and other key sites. A bibliography and resource listing make In Her Place an invaluable guide for anyone interested in studying the history of women in the region.
ISBN: 1-883982-30-8, $39.95, hardcover
ISBN: 1-883982-26-X, $22.50, paper