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Author White, Barbara A., 1942-

Title The Beecher sisters / Barbara A. White.

Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, [2003]
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Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  920 WHITE    Check Shelf
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  920.72 WHI    Check Shelf
 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  BIOGRAPHY BEECHER    Check Shelf
 East Windsor, Library Association of Warehouse Point - Adult Department  B BEECHER FAMILY WHI    Check Shelf
 Granby, Main Library - Adult  B BEECHER FAMILY    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Basement Materials  B BEECHER FAMILY    Check Shelf
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult Nonfiction  920 BEECHER WHI    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  92 BEECHER FAMILY    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  920.72 BEECHER    Check Shelf
 Rocky Hill, Cora J. Belden Library - Adult Department  B BEECHER    Check Shelf

Description xiii, 399 pages : illustrations, genealogical tables ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-378) and index.
Contents Calvinist childhoods, 1800-18370 -- Marriage and motherhood, 1837-1852 -- In the wake of Uncle Tom's Cabin -- Water cure and Civil War, 1860-1865 -- The gilded age, 1865-1868 -- Suffrage arguments, 1868-1869 -- "Foes in your own household," 1870-1871 -- Free love and "Mrs. Satan," 1871-1872 -- The Beecher-Tilton scandal, 1872-1875 -- Spiritualism, 1875-1878 -- Losses, 1878-1887 -- The board of lady managers, 1888-1893.
Subject Beecher, Catharine Esther, 1800-1878.
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896.
Hooker, Isabella Beecher, 1822-1907.
Perkins, Mary Beecher, 1805-1900.
Beecher family.
Sisters -- United States -- Biography.
Women -- United States -- Biography.
Feminists -- United States -- Biography.
Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
ISBN 0300099274 alkaline paper
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