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The Triumph of Nationalism/The House Dividing
Topic: Culture of the Common ManTopic: Cult of DomesticityTopic: ReligionTopic: ExpansionTopic: America in 1850
Topic: Cult of Domesticity
Overview of Triumph of Nationalism
Resource Menu: Cult of Domesticity
Text 1. Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
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Text 2. Caroline Gilman
Text 3. Catharine E. Beecher
Text 4. Harriet Jacobs
Text 5. Fanny Fern
Text 6. Godey's Lady's Book
Text 7. Rev. Theodore Parker
Text 8. Elizabeth Cady Stanton

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1.  Elizabeth Stuart Phelps, "The Angel over the Right Shoulder," 1852

The Angel over the Right Shoulder, Elizabeth Stuart Phelps


The Online Archive of 19th-Century U.S. Women's Writings
Site creator: Glynis Carr, Dept. of English, Bucknell University


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Brief biography of E. S. Phelps

Extended discussion of the "cult of domesticity, from the College of Staten Island / CUNY

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Common Man | Cult of Domesticity | Religion | Expansion | America in 1850

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