Hale, Sarah Josepha (1788 – 1879)

Hale, Sarah Josepha

24 October 1788 – 30 April 1879

haleImage Information:

Photographer: John Chester Buttre
Date: about 1850
Source: The Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University
Permissions: http://www.radcliffe.edu/schles/

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Pertinent Archives:

Burlington Public Library (autograph signatures and letters) (http://burlingtonpubliclibrary.org/)

Chicago Historical Society (correspondence and miscellaneous writings) (http://www.chicagohistory.org/)

Chicago Public Library, Special Collections (letter to Robert R. Nunn) (http://www.chipublib.org/branch/details/library/harold-washington/p/Spc/)

The Huntington Library (correspondence) (http://www.huntington.org/)

Library of Congress, Manuscripts Division (correspondence, some pertaining to Abraham Lincoln) (http://www.loc.gov/rr/mss/)

Maryland Historical Society, Maryland Diocesan Archives (correspondence) (http://www.mdhs.org/museum/collections.html)

McLean County Historical Society (items by Mrs. F. W. Disbrow concerning Hale) (http://www.wrtc.com/vmerkel/McLeanCountyMuseum/)

North Carolina Division of Archives and History (letter) (http://www.history.ncdcr.gov/)

Schlesinger Library (correspondence) (http://www.radcliffe.edu/schles/)

University of Missouri Library, Western Historical Manuscripts Collection (survey and poll regarding Hale’s work) (http://whmc.umsystem.edu/)

University of New Hampshire Library, Special Collections (correspondence and manuscripts of women including Hale) (http://www.library.unh.edu/special/)

University of Rochester Library (correspondence with William Henry Seward) (http://www.lib.rochester.edu/)



Legacy References:


Ginsberg, Lesley. “Review of Deborah C. De Rosa’s Domestic Abolitionism and Juvenile Literature, 1830-1865.” Legacy 22.1 (2005): 76. [LION]

Gossett, Suzanne, and Barbara Ann Bardes. “Women and Political Power in the Republic: Two Early American Novels.” Legacy 2.2 (1985): 13-30.

Griffin, Susan M. “‘The Dark Stranger’: Sensationalism and Anti-Catholicism in Sarah Josepha Hale’s Traits of American Life.” Legacy14.1 (1997): 13-24. [GW] [LION]

Hoffman, Nicole Tonkovich. Legacy Profile: “Sarah Josepha Hale.” Legacy 7.2 (1990): 47-54.

Homstead, Melissa J. “Review of Patricia Okker’s Social Stories: The Magazine Novel in Nineteenth-Century America and ed. Sharon M. Harris’s Blue Pencils and Hidden Hands: Women Editing Periodicals, 1830-1910.” Legacy 22.1 (2005): 84-5. [LION]

Okker, Patricia. “Review of Alison Piepmeier’s Out in Public: Configurations of Women’s Bodies in Nineteenth-Century America and Amanda Frisken’s Victoria Woodhull’s Sexual Revolution: Political Theatre and the Popular Press in Nineteenth-Century America.”Legacy 22.2 (2005): 211-12. [LION]

Rodier, Katharine. “Review of Caroline Field Levander’s Voices of the Nation: Women and Public Speech in Nineteenth-Century American Literature and Culture.” Legacy 16.2 (1999): 205. [GW] [LION]

Streeby, Shelley. “Review of Etsuko Taketani’s US women writers and the discourses of colonialism, 1825-1861.” Legacy 22.1 (2005): 74-5. [LION]

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