Category: Ana Matovic


This project will outline women’s liberation struggles from the 1870’s to the late 1960’s specifically touching on women’s issues during these years regarding sexuality. The exhibition will highlight various women’s… Read more »

Women in the Gilded Age (1870’s)

Comstock Act (1873) See Source Here: This is the documentation of the passing of the Comstock Act in 1873 stating that the use of birth control had become completely illegal… Read more »


Primary Sources Author, Unknown. Women’s Liberation Demonstration. Photograph. New York City: Getty Images, January 1968. Christopher Newport University Library, Hulton Archive. Compton, Zebulon. “Lucille Bogan – Shave ‘Em Dry (1935)”. Legacy… Read more »