Faculty and Staff

Lucia F McMahon

Professor • Department of History


PhD History, Rutgers University New Brunswick,

Representative Publications

Mere Equals: The Paradox of Educated Women in the Early American Republic; Ithaca, NY; Cornell University Press; 2012

To Read My Heart: The Journal of Rachel Van Dyke, 1810-1811; Philadelphia, PA; University of Pennsylvania Press; 2000

““She Pursued her Life-Work’: The Life Lessons of American Women Educators, 1800-1860,” ; New Perspectives on the History of Women’s Education in the United States; Palgave Press; 2017

"'Memorials of Exemplary Women are Peculiarly Interesting': Female Biography in Early National America"; Legacy; Volume 31, 2014

"'A More Accurate and Extensive Education Than is Customary': Educational Opportunities for Women in Early Nineteenth-Century New Jersey; Volume 124, 2009

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