Women During The 1920 ' S Essay

1003 Words Dec 12th, 2016 5 Pages
Has anyone ever realized how important things women have done in history ?
“The women know that life must go on and that the needs of life must be met and it is their courage and determination which, time and again, have pulled us through worse crises than the present one.”(Susan Wave). Women did everything that was needed for them to survive the issue they were living in. Women worked hard to earn equal rights in society. Women worked and they earned rights in politics and in the workplace. Women who didn’t have jobs worked at home. Some women who worked as nurses or teachers attended college. Other women worked jobs that needed more physical labor. However, in the 1920’s women worked in offices or stores and theses women were the first to encourage the change in female roles in society.

The 1920’s was the year of change for women in society. During the 1920’s women slowly began to step out the traditional stereotype that was decided for a woman. The women of the 20’s were changing their roles in society and the nation took notice of this. Women became more active in politics and greatly encouraged the 19th amendment. The 19th amendment gave women the right to vote. This was one of the first major changes to how the nation viewed women. Women also were…

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