History of Women
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History of Women

What Do Thanksgiving, White Wedding Dresses, Christmas Trees, and “Mary Had a Little Lamb” Have in Common?

They are all American institutions thanks to one lady, Sarah Josepha Hale.

Imagine you are an intelligent woman born in the late 1700s. Luckily your parents value education for all genders so you have a strong home education. When your…

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Mary DeVries

The older I get, the less I know. That won’t stop me from writing about everything and anything under the sun. Join me in delighting and despairing about life.