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People/Characters: Maria Mitchell

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"Peculiar institutions" : an informal history of the Seven Sister colleges by Elaine Kendall
America's First Woman Astronomer: Maria Mitchell by Rachel Baker
American Eclipse: A Nation's Epic Race to Catch the Shadow of the Moon and Win the Glory of the World by David Baron
At the Eye of the Ocean (Timescape Book) by Hilbert Schenck
Finding Wonders: Three Girls Who Changed Science by Jeannine Atkins
The Gilded Age by Judith Freeman Clark
The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars by Dava Sobel
Great American heroines by Arnold Dolinastronomer who discovered a new comet on 10/01/1847
Growing Up Female in America: Ten Lives by Eve Merriam
How to think about weird things : critical thinking for a new age by Theodore Schick Jr.
Maria Mitchell : life, letters, and journals by Maria Mitchell
Maria Mitchell and the Sexing of Science: An Astronomer Among the American Romantics by Renee Bergland
Maria Mitchell, First Lady of American Astronomy by Helen L. Morgan
Maria Mitchell: A Life in Journals and Letters by Henry Albers
Maria Mitchell: Girl Astronomer by Grace Hathaway Melin
Maria Mitchell: Stargazer by Katharine Elliott Wilkie
Maria Mitchell: The Soul of an Astronomer by Beatrice Gormley
Maria's Comet by Deborah Hopkinson
Night Watches: Inventions on the Life of Maria Mitchell by Carole Oles
Queen Of Publishers Row Mrs Frankl Leslie by Madeleine B. Stern
Rooftop Astronomer: A Story about Maria Mitchell (Creative Minds Biography) by Stephanie Sammartino McPherson
Sweeper in the Sky: The Life of Maria Mitchell by Helen Wright
Who Lived Here? A Baker's Dozen of Historic New England Houses and Their Occupants by M. A. De Wolfe Howe
Women Astronomers: Reaching for the Stars by Mabel Armstrong
Women in Science: Antiquity through Nineteenth Century A Biographical Dictionary with Annotated Bibliography by Marilyn Bailey Ogilvie

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Maria Mitchell (1818-1889) was America's first professional woman astronomer.

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