Gender Roles

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Tips: The twenty-four items presented here are just a sampling of resources relevant to gender roles available in Connecticut History Illustrated. To search for more, click on the “Search CHI Digital Archive” link in the top menu and enter terms into the search box. For a very broad search that will retrieve many items, try “women” or “men”. For a narrower search for items on gender with respect to particular topics,  try those terms and a particular occupation, sport or other activity and/or use the “Topics” terms to the left of the search results to refine your search. From an item record, you can also use the Topics or Places links to find more relevant items.