Winter Program Series #2
March 25 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Women and Changing Gender Roles in the Mid-Nineteenth Century
Dr. Barbara Cutter, historian and professor at the University of Northern Iowa, will explore the evolution of social mores in the treatment and status of women 150 years ago. Her recent book, “Domestic Devils, Battlefield Angels: The Radicalization of American Womanhood, 1830-1865,” offers an enlightening perspective of the role of women in our area’s frontier period.