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First Lady of Letters: Judith Sargent Murray and the Struggle for Female Independence

Saturday, January 25

3:00 p.m.

Exhibition Related Programs, Lectures, Readings, Films

Lecture by Sheila Skemp, Clare Leslie Marquette Professor of History at the University of Mississippi and Judith Sargent Murray biographer

This program is free for CAM/SHM members or with Museum admission. Reservations required. Reserve online at Eventbrite or call (978)283-0455 x10.


Image credit: John Singleton Copley, American, 1738–1815. Portrait of Mrs. John Stevens (Judith Sargent, later Mrs. John Murray), 1770–72. Oil on canvas (50 x 40 in. unframed). Terra Foundation for American Art, Daniel J. Terra Art Acquisition Endowment Fund. Photography ©Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago.

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