Murray, Judith Sargent (Stevens) (1751-1820)


Pertinent Archives:

American Philosophical Society (correspondence with Bache family) (

Library of Congress, Manuscript Division (correspondence with George Washington and family) (

Legacy References:

Cowell, Pattie. “Review of Janet Carey Eldred and Peter Mortensen’s Imagining Rhetoric: Composing Women of the Early United States.” Legacy 21.1 (2004): 100-01. [LION]

Harris, Sharon M. Legacy Profile: “Judith Sargeant Murray, 1751-1820.” Legacy 11.2 (1994): 152-60.

Hewitt, Elizabeth. “Profligate Gleaning and the Textual Economies of Judith Sargent Murray.” Legacy 27.2 (2010): 310-35. [MUSE] [GW] [LION]

Logan, Lisa M. “Review of Angela Vietto’s Women and Authorship in Revolutionary America.” Legacy 25.2 (2008): 332-33. [LION]

Schiff, Karen L. “Objects of Speculation: Early Manuscripts on Women and Education by Judith Sargent (Stevens) Murray.” Legacy 17.2 (2000): 213-28. [GW] [LION]