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date: 22 August 2019

Robinson, Harriet Jane Hansonlocked

(08 February 1825–22 December 1911)
  • Claudia L. Bushman

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Robinson, Harriet Jane Hanson (08 February 1825–22 December 1911), textile mill worker, suffragist, and author, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the daughter of William Hanson, a carpenter, and Harriet Browne. When Harriet was six, her father died. Her mother then ran a boarding house in Industrial Lowell, Massachusetts, with the help of her children....

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