A House Full of Females: Plural Marriage and Women’s Rights in Early Mormonism, 1830–1870
Ann M. Little is professor of history at Colorado State University and the author of The Many Captivities of Esther Wheelwright (Yale University Press, 2016) and Abraham in Arms: War and Gender in Colonial New England (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2007). She blogs at Historiann.com and is on Twitter @Historiann.
W. Paul Reeve is Simmons Professor of Mormon Studies at the University of Utah. He is the author of Religion of a Different Color: Race and the Mormon Struggle for Whiteness (Oxford, 2015). He is currently coediting with LaJean Carruth and Christopher Rich a documentary history of race, slavery, and servitude at the 1852 Utah Territorial legislature and creating a digital database of all known black Latter-day Saints from 1830 to 1930.
Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, a graduate of the University of Utah, Simmons College, and the University of New Hampshire is 300th Anniversary University Professor at Harvard University, where she has taught since 1995. She is the author of many books and articles on early American history, women’s history, and the use of artifacts as sources in history. Although she has published personal essays in Mormon periodicals, A House Full of Females is her first full-length work of scholarship to address Mormon history. She is a past president of the American Historical Association and the Mormon History Association.
Ann M. Little, W. Paul Reeve, Sarah Carter, Laurel Thatcher Ulrich; A House Full of Females: Plural Marriage and Women’s Rights in Early Mormonism, 1830–1870. Mormon Studies Review 1 January 2018; 5 1–16. doi: https://doi.org/10.18809/msr.2018.0101
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