Prudence Crandall

Author: Elizabeth Yates
ISBN: 9781563979781
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First published in 1955, this widely acclaimed novel by Newbery Award-winning author Elizabeth Yates tells the inspiring true story of a young Quaker teacher name Prudence Crandall.

Chalkboard Heroes

Author: Terry Lee Marzell
Publisher: Wheatmark, Inc.
ISBN: 1627871837
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Twelve Courageous Teachers and Their Deeds of Valor Terry Lee Marzell.
Walker, Dale L. Bear Flag Rising: The Conquest of California, 1846. New York:
Tom Doherty Associates, LLC, 1999. Chapter. 2: Prudence. Crandall. Boyer, Paul
S., ed. The Oxford Companion to United States History. New York: Oxford
University Press, 2001. Chittenden, Elizabeth F. Profiles in Black and White:
Stories of Men and Women Who Fought Against Slavery. New York: Charles
Scribner's Sons, 1973.

Discovering The Women In Slavery

Author: Patricia Morton
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820317571
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Works on the Amistad affair share a polemical and moralizing quality with studies
of Prudence Crandall. Both bodies of literature seek to define the state in a larger
national context: "Connecticut" assumes the character of a progressive people
who struggled with and confronted ugly incidents of racism, then overcame them.
Written in 1955, Elizabeth Yates's Prudence Crandall: Woman of Courage affirms
this high moral tone and conceives of African American history through the ...

Three Who Dared

Author: Foner, Philip Sheldon
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press
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Foner and Pacheco's important biographical study portrays three women of unusual courage who deserve to take their places with the many brave women of nineteenth-century America.

Women Of Courage

Author: Margaret Truman
Publisher: New Word City
ISBN: 1612308821
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A committee of local residents, organized by Andrew Judson, soon called on
Prudence Crandall. Judson, a supporter of the American Colonization Society,
was not only one of Canterbury's most prominent citizens, his wife was the town's
leading hostess. Normally a good-natured and witty man, Judson liked to tease
her about her social pretensions. A story told around Windham County was that
he once invited her down to their parlor to receive a caller and, when she
appeared, ...

Historical Dictionary Of Women S Education In The United States

Author: Linda Eisenmann
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313293238
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One nineteenth-century historian epitomized her contribution to history: "Miss
Crandall did not succeed in teaching many colored girls but she educated the
people of Windham County" (Fuller, p. 96). Bibliography: Elizabeth Yates,
Prudence Crandall: A Woman of Courage (1955); Edmund Fuller, Prudence
Crandall: An Incident of Racism in Nineteenth-Century Connecticut (1971);
Susan Strane, A Whole-Souled Woman: Prudence Crandall and the Education of
Black Women (1990).

A Whole Souled Woman

Author: Susan Strane
Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated
ISBN: 9780393337020
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In 1833, Prudence Crandall opened the first private boarding school for black girls in New England.

Literature Connections To American History 7 12

Author: Lynda G. Adamson
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563085031
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First Ladies: 1789-1961 Foster. Written by Herself: African American Women,
1746-1892 Sherr. Failure Is Impossible: Susan B. Anthony Silverman. Edgar A.
Poe Stefoff. Herman Melville Sterling. Ahead of Her Time: AbbyKelley Lindop.
Presidents by Accident Lyons. Keeping Secrets: The Girlhood Diaries of Seven
Women Writers Viola. Andrew Jackson Yates. Prudence Crandall: Woman of
Courage O'Brien. American Political Leaders: From Colonial Times to the Present