Liberty 1915: One Cartoon, Many Stories

March 11, 2020

1 Hoffman's Mill Rd., US Rt. 1, Chadds Ford, PA 19317

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    Recognized for her incisive observation that “well behaved women seldom make history,” Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Dr. Laurel Thatcher Ulrich will discuss the image of Liberty and its use in the quest for women's rights, including in the Punch centerfold of 1915 that portrays a dynamic Lady Liberty striding across the United States from west to east. Dr. Ulrich is the 300th Anniversary University Professor at Harvard University, Emerita and the author of "Well-Behaved Women Seldom Make History", "The Age of Homespun", and "A Midwife’s Tale".  A book signing and reception follows.

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