Women in Colonial America, Preview

Cornell University History Professor Mary Beth Norton discusses prominent women in 17th and 18th century American history.  She argues… read more

Cornell University History Professor Mary Beth Norton discusses prominent women in 17th and 18th century American history.  She argues that there were many influential and high status women but that they are often ignored by historians and the general public. Professor Norton also discusses the Salem witch trials of 1692, and a book on the subject she has authored. close

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Women in Colonial America, Preview

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Program ID:
306497-2
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
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First Aired:
Jul 15, 2012

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  • Jul 15, 2012 | 2:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3