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History brief of tea in England & her colonies

Dirk Stoop (England, c 1610-1685) Catherine of Braganza c 1610The first recorded drinking of tea is in China, where the earliest records of tea consumption date back to the 10th century BC. It was a common drink during Qin Dynasty (around 200 BC)...
From: 18th-century American Women on 7 Jun 2013

Portrait of 18C American Woman - Mary Jacquelin 1714-1764

Mary Jacquelin 1714-1764  Virginia Museum of Fine ArtsMary Jacquelin 1714-1764 was born in Jamestown, Virginia. Her father was Edward 1668–1730, & her mother was Martha Cary 1686–1738. Her father Edward Jacquelin was descended...
From: 18th-century American Women on 22 Mar 2021

Portrait of 18C American Woman

Susanna Truax by Unknown Artist
From: 18th-century American Women on 10 Jun 2020

Portrait of 18C American Mother & Child

Mother with Child, Unknown Artist
From: 18th-century American Women on 8 Jun 2020

Portrait of 18C American Woman

Lady Wearing a Large White Cap by Unknown Artist
From: 18th-century American Women on 6 Jun 2020

Portrait of an 18C American Woman

Elizabeth Paddy Wensley. Unknown artist, Boston, 1670–1680. The Pilgrim Society, Plymouth, Massachusetts
From: 18th-century American Women on 4 Jun 2020

Portrait of 18C American Woman

 Lady in Red by Sherman Limner.
From: 18th-century American Women on 2 Jun 2020

Portrait of 18C American Women

1762 Joseph Blackburn fl 1752-1778 Woman Brooklyn
From: 18th-century American Women on 20 May 2020

Timeline 1710-1729 + Paintings of American Women

17103,000 German men and women from the Palatinate settle near Livingston Manor on the Hudson River in New York to produce naval stores. When the colony fails, the settlers go first to the Mohawk Valley (in New York) and finally to eastern Pennsylvania.The...
From: 18th-century American Women on 27 Jun 2013

The Haube, a Simple Cap For 18tC Pennsylvania Moravian Sisters

Unknown Artist, Moravian Single Sister, Moravian Historical Society, Nazareth, PAThe head-covering worn is this painting is a Schwestern Haube, a sister's cap. A Haube is a simple, close-fitting cap worn by Moravian women, sometimes referred to as a Schneppel...
From: 18th-century American Women on 26 Apr 2020

First Lady Abigail Adams hung the wash in the unfinished East Room

Abigail Adams Supervises the Hanging of the Laundry in the Unfinished East Room of the White House, painting by Gordon Phillips sometime around 1950.When the 2nd US President John Adams family moved into the White House, First Lady Abigail Adams hung...
From: 18th-century American Women on 1 Jul 2018

Portrait of 18C American Woman by a Garden Fountain

;1763 John Singleton Copley (Colonial American artist, 1738-1815). Mary Turner (Mrs. Daniel Sargent).By the 18C in colonial America, artists sometimes portrayed women & girls, often the eligible daughters of the patrons commissioning the portraits,...
From: 18th-century American Women on 28 Mar 2020

18C American Women & Children

1726 John Watson (1685-1768). Thysje (Mrs James Henderson) with Margaret, Tessie and James II.1729 John Smibert (1688-1751). Mrs Francis Brinley & son Francis. The Metropolitan Museum of Art tells us that Deborah Lyde, Mrs. Francis Brinley...
From: 18th-century American Women on 26 Mar 2020

Louisiana 18C - Race determined the Woma's place in the Social Hierarchy & even mandated Headwear

The tignon was the mandatory headwear for Creole women in Louisiana during the Spanish colonial period, and the style was adopted throughout the Caribbean island communities as well. This headdress was required by Louisiana laws in 1785. Called the...
From: 18th-century American Women on 23 Mar 2020

18C American Women - Henrietta Johnston 1674-1729

1711 Henrietta Johnston (1674-1729) Henriette Charlotte de Chastaigner (Mrs Nathaniel Broughton) Early in the 18C, many of the portraits of Southern colonial gentle ladies were done by Henrietta Johnston (1675-1729). She was the first identified pastelist...
From: 18th-century American Women on 22 Mar 2020

1700s American Women with books

.1730 John Smibert (American colonial era artist, 1688-1751) Sarah Middlecroft (Mrs Louis Boucher)During the 18th-century, more and more women learned to read.  I am not sure that all of these women could actually read, but I suspect that they could.1731...
From: 18th-century American Women on 22 Sep 2013

Reading - 18C American Woman with a Book

1750 Joseph Badger (American colonial era artist, 1708-1765) Mrs. William Foye Elizabeth Campbell with Books on the Windowsil behind her
From: 18th-century American Women on 19 Mar 2020

Reading - 18C American Woman with a Book

1789 Christian Gullager (American artist, 1759-1826) Elizabeth Sewall Mrs Samuel Salisbury
From: 18th-century American Women on 13 Mar 2020

Portrait of 18C American Woman

1786-93 Beardsley Limner Sarah Bushnell Perkins  (1771 - 1831) Harmony Child Mrs Oliver Wright 1765-2861 CWF
From: 18th-century American Women on 30 Dec 2019

Portrait of 18C American Woman

1785-90 Beardsley Limner Sarah Bushnell Perkins  (1771 - 1831) Elizabeth Davis Mrs Hezekiah Beardsley 1749-1790 Yale Univ Art Gallery
From: 18th-century American Women on 28 Dec 2019

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