- The Beverly Beacon: Rise of Women's Voice in Media Publications
November 1, 1913 Essex, Massachusetts Women, Politics, women's rights, Media
In New England at the turn of the twentieth century women took pen to paper to address the struggles among women in the fight for equality. The Beverly Beacon was the first all women published newspaper. Emerging in the early 1900s, it expressed women's opinions about social, economic, and political aspects of life in the rural New England town of Beverly Massachusetts. The women writers of...