Lecture:Mere Equals--POSTPONED TO SPRING 2015
Date: November 16, 2014
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: Litchfield History Museum
Age(s): All
Fee: Free for members; $5 for non-members
Registration: Yes, email registration@litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org
Description: Author and professor of history Lucia McMahon will discuss her book Mere Equals: The Paradox of Educated Women in the Early American Republic. Mere Equals explores the new educational opportunities offered to young women in the early years of the United States despite the fact that they lacked most rights of citizenship afforded to men at the time.