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Wrought with steadfast will : a history of Emma Willard School

Author: Trudy J Hanmer
Publisher: Troy, N.Y. : Troy Book Makers, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Emma Willard; Emma Willard
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Trudy J Hanmer
ISBN: 9781935680048 1935680048
OCLC Number: 832435420
Description: xii, 658 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: An influence which will be enduring --
Patriot breast --
Female education, the subject that interests me most --
To endow a seminary for females --
We have concluded to go to Troy --
The mothers of the next generation --
A peculiar kind of woman --
It is time ... [to] enlarge their sphere --
Who proved the truth of her mother-in-law's creed --
A band of sisters --
The house is divided --
The task of reviving a dying institution --
The best work women of wealth can do --
A thorough preparation for any college --
No lovelier landscape than that from Ida Hill --
There is only one Miss Kellas --
The biggest influence on my life --
In spite of present conditions --
That sensitive balance between tradition and innovation --
A master headmistress --
These will not be easy years --
Listening to voices we have not heard --
If you've been to Emma Willard, you've been to the mountain --
Charting the way for others to follow.
Other Titles: History of Emma Willard School
Emma Willard School
Responsibility: Trudy J. Hanmer.

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