First Women's College

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  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Historical Context Note


In 1821, Emma Willard founded Troy Female Seminary, the first U.S. women's college.

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Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "First Women's College". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2009; last revised 30 November -1.
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5950, accessed 18 April 2015.]


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