Despite the flurry of Civil War diaries, memoirs, and family histories, the average 19th century American woman is often overlooked in the general conversation among historians. In Sisters of Providence, editors Allen Paul and Janet Barton Speer detail the story of two sisters, Nancy Jane (Je....
Cook, Jeffery B.
"Crisis Of The Antebellum Spirit: Southern Sisters' Diaries Reflect Conversion, Then Despair,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 3
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