The Early Modern Commons

17th-century American Women

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17C Woman by Wenceslaus Hollar (European-born mostly English artist, 1607-1677)

11 May 2018

17C Woman by Wenceslaus Hollar (European-born mostly English artist, 1607-1677). We have few depictions of women in the 17C British American colonies, but the portrait prints of women...

17C Woman by Wenceslaus Hollar (European-born mostly English artist, 1607-1677)

9 May 2018

17C Woman by Wenceslaus Hollar (European-born mostly English artist, 1607-1677). We have few depictions of women in the 17C British American colonies, but the portrait prints of women...

17C Woman by Wenceslaus Hollar (European-born mostly English artist, 1607-1677)

7 May 2018

17C Woman by Wenceslaus Hollar (European-born mostly English artist, 1607-1677). We have few depictions of women in the 17C British American colonies, but the portrait prints of women...

Bacon's Rebellion in Virginia, In the Years 1675-76

6 May 2018

Bacon's Rebellion in Virginia, In the Years 1675 & 1676Washington  Printed by Peter Force.  1835.This Tract was first printed in the Richmond (Va.) Enquirer,...