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Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

Reconsidering the Boundaries of Maternal Authority in the Evangelical Household: The Davis Family of Antebellum Murfreesboro

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This article looks at Anne Davis, the wife of a Methodist minister and a matron at Wesleyan Female College, and how she was able to exercise her beliefs over her family and the female students. The article also looks at her diary from 1835 onward and connects her actions to her inner beliefs.
North Carolina Historical Review (NoCar F251 .N892), Vol. 83 Issue 2, Apr 2006, p165-192 , il, por, f