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A colonial woman

Patricia Clarke

A colonial woman

the life and times of Mary Braidwood Mowle, 1827-1857

by Patricia Clarke

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Published by Allen & Unwin in Sydney, Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Mowle, Mary Braidwood, 1827-1857 -- Diaries.,
    • Women pioneers -- Australia -- Diaries.,
    • Australia -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPatricia Clarke.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU115.2.M69 C58 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 311 p. :
      Number of Pages311
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2745878M
      ISBN 100049090259
      LC Control Number86070893
      OCLC/WorldCa16357457

      The book identifies the differences within patriarchies according to class i. Girls learned to manage a house and were expected to marry young, probably by the time they were 16 and surely before they were Despite the color difference, each faced the same hardships being that they are women. Mary arrived in Sydney, on 24 Juneon the Strathfieldsaye.

      She became a close companion of Nigerian Igala kings and the British officers who supported her claim to the office of headman, warrant chief, and later, king. A colonial woman book Josepha Hale Widowed in with five children to support, Sarah Josepha Hale began a career as a professional writer. She also includes a wealth of information about day to day life: raising and educating her family, the dangers of childhood illness and of childbirth, the social exchanges in small communities. Many times wealth and property were left to widows with some conditions. If a woman became a widow, suitors would appear with almost unseemly haste to bid for the services of the woman through marriage.

      Women at the time had to basically marry in order to be considered for any social position or wealth. Most girls in colonial America were taught household skills by their mothers. The Witch Trials of Salem are an example. They cared for their pets, played with dolls, shot marbles, pitched pennies, and went fishing. Clementina Bird Rind Women publishers were among the first to record, comment on and publicize the events leading up to the Revolutionary War.


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