Childhood in Eighteenth Century Virginia

Author:
Dawley, Karen Ellen, Corcoran Department of History, University of Virginia
Advisors:
Barton, Josef J., University of Virginia
Abbot, W.W., Department of History, University of Virginia
Abstract:

The paper explores the different stages of childhood in the 18th century, beginning with infancy, then progressing to childhood and youth. It explores how family structure influences the different phases of childhood.

Degree:
MA (Master of Arts)
Keywords:
Children, Social life and customs, Virginia
Notes:

Digitization of this thesis was made possible by a generous grant from the Jefferson Trust, 2015.

Language:
English
Rights:
All rights reserved (no additional license for public reuse)
Issued Date:
1973/06