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Author Cutts, Mary Estelle Elizabeth, 1814-1856.
Title The queen of America : Mary Cutts's life of Dolley Madison / edited by Catherine Allgor.
Published Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, c2012.
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 Floor2  E342.2.M2 C87 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xvi, 218 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Jeffersonian America
Jeffersonian America.
Contents Contexts. The lady vanishes: Mary Estelle Elizabeth Cutts's Memoir of Dolley Payne Todd Madison / Catherine Allgor -- History, memory, and Dolley Madison: notes from a documentary editor / Holly Cowan Shulman -- Miss Cutts / Elizabeth Dowling Taylor -- Texts. Editorial note ; Cutts memoir I ; Cutts memoir II ; The last letters.
Note Includes two transcriptions of Mary Estelle Elizabeth Cutts's manuscript as well as a study of Cutts's authorship and women's historical writing in the nineteenth century.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Madison, Dolley, 1768-1849.
Presidents' spouses -- United States -- Biography.
Cutts, Mary Estelle Elizabeth, 1814-1856.
Women historians -- United States -- Biography.
Historiography -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Sex role -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Related Names Allgor, Catherine, 1958-
ISBN 081393298X (cloth : alk. paper)
9780813932989 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 768335788