Antiques Roadshow

RECUT: Women's Work, Part 1

Special | 22m 28s | Video has closed captioning.

Celebrate trailblazing women who left a lasting mark on the world in this half-hour special episode! Treasures include a Ruth Muskrat Bronson archive, a Girls Pro Baseball League collection, and a 1933 Margaret Bourke-White photograph.

Aired: 07/26/21

Expires: 07/25/25

Rating: NR

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History of "The Well of Loneliness"

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History of "The Well of Loneliness"

In 1928, British author Radclyffe Hall published a semi-autobiographical novel about a lesbian relationship, bringing the subject of homosexuality into the country’s literary culture. While lesbianism was not considered illegal at the time, the book was deemed illegal, and was quickly removed from circulation.

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