Women in Colonial America

Up next, Cornell University History professor Mary Beth Norton discusses women’s roles in colonial America. She argues that… read more

Up next, Cornell University History professor Mary Beth Norton discusses women’s roles in colonial America. She argues that there were elite and influential women, but that they are often overlooked by historians and the general public. Professor Norton also discusses the Salem witch trials of 1692 and her book on the subject, In the Devil’s Snare.

This 30 minute program took place at the Organization of American Historians meeting in Milwaukee. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
306497-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
First Aired:
Jul 7, 2012
Last Aired:
Oct 7, 2012

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  • Jul 07, 2012 | 7:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 07, 2012 | 11:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 08, 2012 | 12:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 29, 2012 | 1:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Oct 07, 2012 | 6:37pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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