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Mitchell, Helen B. 'The North and South are Here Met': Almira Hart Lincoln Phelps and the Patapsco Female Institute, 1841-1856. Ph.D. diss., University of Maryland at College Park, 1990.
Annotation / Notes: As director of Maryland's Patapsco Female Institute, Phelps expanded the role of women in the nineteenth century. Phelps believed that women were responsible for their own lives, not mere satellites of men. Thus, an equal education prepared women for economic self-support while remaining within the domestic sphere. Like Phelps, women could have a home, family, and career without challenging slavery, the domestic sphere, or patriarchal control.
Mumford, Vincent Edward. Teams on Paper: Title IX Compliance in the Maryland Junior College Athletic Conference. Ph.D. diss., University of Delaware, 1998.
Quinn, Joan K., ed. "Keep a Letter in Hand: School Days at Cedar Park, 1830-1833." Maryland Historical Magazine 91 (Summer 1996): 211-23.
Randall, Laura. "Hoopla and Quiet Times." Annapolis 7 (November 1993): 24-27.
Annotation / Notes: Susan O'Malley.
Reilly, Mary, Sister. Women of Courage. Hyattsville, MD: Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur, 1991.
Scott, Anne Firor. "Almira Lincoln Phelps: The Self-Made Woman in The Nineteenth Century." Maryland Historical Magazine 75 (September 1980): 203-16.
Annotation / Notes: Like her male counterparts in the nineteenth century, Phelps became a self-made woman. She fulfilled the social expectations of true womanhood by being pious, compassionate, and nurturing in her roles as wife and mother. She also was a career educator who wrote textbooks, translated manuscripts, and later ran the Patapsco Female Institute. She went beyond what was expected of her and urged other women to do the same.
Shargel, Baila R. Lost Love: The Untold Story of Henrietta Szold. Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society, 1997.
Walters, R. Eugenia. "Some Reminiscences of Miss R. Eugenia Walters." News and Notes from the Prince George's County Historical Society, 21 (May 1994): [6-10].
Worden, Amy. "Baltimore's Folklore Lady." Preservation News 27 (March 1987): 10.
Yewell, Therese C. Women of Achievement in Prince George's County History. Upper Marlboro, MD: Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Prince George's County Planning Board, 1994.
Annotation / Notes: This is a model of how to present biographical portraits. The biographies of these Prince George's County women are arranged in chronological order. Each chapter begins with an historical narrative that places the biographies in context.
Beckles, Frances N. 20 Black Women: A Profile of Contemporary Black Maryland Women. Baltimore: Gateway Press, 1978.
Annotation / Notes: Only set of biographical sketches currently available on African-American women in Maryland. These contemporary women have made significant contributions to a wide range of professions.
Bashaw, Carolyn Terry. "Stalwart Women": A Historical Analysis of Deans of Women in the South. New York: Teachers College Press, 1999.
Categories: Education, Women, Other
Brodsky, Michelle, et al. "Journeys in Our Lives: Learning Feminism." NWSA Journal 2 (1990): 79-100.
Endicott, Stephen L. "Germ Warfare and 'Plausible Denial': The Korean War, 1952-1953." Modern China 5 (1979): 79-104.
Harrell, George T. "Lady Osler." Bulletin of the History of Medicine 53 (1979): 81-99.
James, Janet Wilson. "Isabel Hampton and the Professionalization of Nursing in the 1890's." In The Therapeutic Revolution: Essays in the Social History of American Medicine. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1979.
Lavender, Abraham D. "Jewish College Women: Future Leaders of the Jewish Community?" Journal of Ethnic Studies 5 (1977): 81-90.
Lavender, Abraham D. "Studies of Jewish College Students: a Review and a Replication." Jewish Social Studies 39 (1977): 37-52.
Henson, Madora Louise. 180 Days of Madness and Merriment: Some Memoirs of my Experience as a Teacher in Baltimore City. Bloomington, IN: 1st Books Library, 2000.
Canby, Tom. "A Graduate of a One-Room School Recalls..." Legacy, 22 (Spring 2002): 1, 4.
Potter, R. Kevin. "The Teaching Sisters of St. Mary's County." Chronicles of St. Mary's, 49 (Fall 2001): 139-45.
Potter, R. Kevin. "More on the Teaching Sisters of St. Mary's County." Chronicles of St. Mary's, 49 (Fall 2001): 178.
Callcott, Margaret Law. "Rosalie Stier Calvert's Convent Education." Riversdale Letter, 18 (Summer 2001): 2-4.
Bashaw, Carolyn Terry. We Who Live 'Off on the Edges':Deans of Women at Southern Coeducational Institutions and Access to the Community of Higher Education, 1907-1960. Ph.D. diss., University of Georgia, 1992.
Annotation / Notes: Adele H. Stamp.
Categories: Education, Women