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Martha Ballard: Midwife on the Maine Frontier

As part of the Center for Women's Studies celebration of Women's History Month, Dr. Paul Grady, Assistant Professor of History, will present the work of noted historian Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, and her work on the diary of Martha Ballard, who, between 1785 and 1812, worked as a healer and midwife on the Maine frontier.

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