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Brown, Charlotte Emersonlocked

(21 April 1838–05 February 1895)
  • Cynthia N. Swanson

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Brown, Charlotte Emerson (21 April 1838–05 February 1895), first president of the General Federation of Women's Clubs, first president of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs, was born in Andover, Massachusetts, the daughter of Reverend Ralph Emerson, a clergyman and professor, and Eliza Rockwell. Charlotte’s father came from a distinguished New England heritage and was related to ...

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