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Ideological Origins of the Women’s College: Catharine Beecher, Mary Lyon, and Mount Holyoke Female Seminary

Andrea L. Turpin

in A New Moral Vision: Gender, Religion, and the Changing Purposes of American Higher Education, 1837-1917

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781501704789
eISBN:
9781501706325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501704789.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter discusses the contributions of Catharine Beecher and Mary Lyon. The two founded the Holyoke Female Seminary in Massachusetts. Beecher and Lyon developed more articulated educational ... More


In Mary Lyon’s Footsteps: The Historiography of Mount Holyoke College

Joel T. Rosenthal

in History of Universities: Volume XXIX / 1

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198779919
eISBN:
9780191825927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198779919.003.0008
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter presents a survey of the imposing body of historical writing that has focused on and told the story of Mount Holyoke College, the oldest women's college in the United States of America. ... More


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