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A Descriptive and Historical Sketch of the Academy of Mount St. Vincent On-the-Hudson, New York City. 1847-1884

Mary C. Dodge

This book provides a comprehensive account of the founding and development of the Academy of Mount St. Vincent, a Catholic school for girls in New York. Mary C. Dodge, a graduate of the school, describes the curriculum, the faculty, and the religious and social activities of the students. The book also highlights the challenges faced by the school in the wake of the Civil War and the changing social attitudes towards education. A fascinating read for anyone interested in the history of education and women's colleges.

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Book Details

  • Publisher: Legare Street Press
  • Publish Date: Jul 18th, 2023
  • Pages: 188
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.21in - 6.14in - 0.40in - 0.60lb
  • EAN: 9781022760622
  • Categories: GeneralHistory