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People/Characters: Catharine Beecher

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The Beecher Sisters by Barbara A. White
Catharine Beecher; a Study in American Domesticity by Kathryn Kish Sklar
Civil War Wives: The Lives and Times of Angelina Grimke Weld, Varina Howell Davis, and Julia Dent Grant by Carol Berkin
Classics in the education of girls and women by Shirley Nelson Kersey
Domesticity with a Difference: The Nonfiction of Catharine Beecher, Sarah J. Hale, Fanny Fern and Margaret Fuller by Nicole Tonkovich
The Eternally Wounded Woman: Women, Doctors, and Exercise in the Late Nineteenth Century by Patricia A Vertinsky
From Catharine Beecher to Martha Stewart: A Cultural History of Domestic Advice by Sarah A. Leavitt
The Grand Domestic Revolution: A History of Feminist Designs for American Homes, Neighborhoods and Cities by Dolores Hayden
The Grimke Sisters from South Carolina: Pioneers for Woman's Rights and Abolition by Gerda Lerner
Life and letters of Harriet Beecher Stowe by Annie Fields
The Limits of Sisterhood: The Beecher Sisters on Women's Rights and Woman's Sphere by Jeanne Boydston
Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography by Jean H. Baker
Mrs. Satan: The incredible saga of Victoria C. Woodhull by Johanna Johnston
A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn
A Treatise on Domestic Economy by Catharine Esther Beecher
A Useful Woman: The Early Life of Jane Addams by Gioia Diliberto
Women of the Asylum: Voices from Behind the Walls, 1840-1945 by Jeffrey L. Geller

Character description

Catharine Esther Beecher (1800-1878), a sister of Harriet Beecher Stowe, was a pioneering campaigner for women's rights to health, work, and education.

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