The Peabody Sisters Elizabeth, Mary and Sophia
Elizabeth Palmer Peabody <ul><li>Eldest of the 3 sisters </li></ul><ul><li>Knew 10 languages, including Latin and Greek </...
Elizabeth Palmer Peabody <ul><li>Was friends with all the leading educational and literary figures of the time: </li></ul>...
Elizabeth Palmer Peabody <ul><li>Publications </li></ul><ul><li>Record of a School Exemplifying the Principals and Methods...
Mary Tyler Peabody Mann <ul><li>The second eldest of the 3 sisters </li></ul><ul><li>Opened schools with both Elizabeth an...
Mary Tyler Peabody Mann <ul><li>Publications </li></ul><ul><li>Christianity in the Kitchen </li></ul><ul><li>Juanita: A Ro...
Sophia Amelia Peabody Hawthorne <ul><li>Youngest of the 3 sisters </li></ul><ul><li>Suffered debilitating migraines throug...
Works Cited and Consulted <ul><li>“ Elizabeth Peabody: Biography-Adulthood.”  Colonial.net . 14 July 2008. </li></ul><ul><...
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The Peabody Sisters

  1. 1. The Peabody Sisters Elizabeth, Mary and Sophia
  2. 2. Elizabeth Palmer Peabody <ul><li>Eldest of the 3 sisters </li></ul><ul><li>Knew 10 languages, including Latin and Greek </li></ul><ul><li>Lifetime champion of education </li></ul><ul><li>Opened various schools over the years </li></ul><ul><li>Opened the West Street Bookstore, a gathering place for social reformers </li></ul><ul><li>Published the transcendental journal, The Dial </li></ul>
  3. 3. Elizabeth Palmer Peabody <ul><li>Was friends with all the leading educational and literary figures of the time: </li></ul><ul><li>Ralph Waldo Emerson </li></ul><ul><li>Horace Mann </li></ul><ul><li>Bronson Alcott </li></ul><ul><li>Margaret Fuller </li></ul><ul><li>Henry David Thoreau </li></ul>
  4. 4. Elizabeth Palmer Peabody <ul><li>Publications </li></ul><ul><li>Record of a School Exemplifying the Principals and Methods of Moral Culture </li></ul><ul><li>Moral Culture of Infancy and Kindergarten Guide </li></ul><ul><li>Reminiscences of Rev. Wm. Ellery Channing </li></ul>
  5. 5. Mary Tyler Peabody Mann <ul><li>The second eldest of the 3 sisters </li></ul><ul><li>Opened schools with both Elizabeth and with Sophia </li></ul><ul><li>Took ailing Sophia on an extended trip to Cuba </li></ul><ul><li>Married Horace Mann and had 3 sons </li></ul>
  6. 6. Mary Tyler Peabody Mann <ul><li>Publications </li></ul><ul><li>Christianity in the Kitchen </li></ul><ul><li>Juanita: A Romance of a Real Life in Cuba Fifty Years Ago </li></ul><ul><li>Life of Horace Mann </li></ul>
  7. 7. Sophia Amelia Peabody Hawthorne <ul><li>Youngest of the 3 sisters </li></ul><ul><li>Suffered debilitating migraines through much of her life </li></ul><ul><li>Studied art in Boston </li></ul><ul><li>Taught art at a school she opened with sister, Mary </li></ul><ul><li>Married Nathaniel Hawthorne and had 3 children </li></ul>
  8. 8. Works Cited and Consulted <ul><li>“ Elizabeth Peabody: Biography-Adulthood.” Colonial.net . 14 July 2008. </li></ul><ul><li><http://www.colonial.net/alcottweb/neighborhood/NER </li></ul><ul><li>peabodyba.html> </li></ul><ul><li>Marshall, Megan. “The Spirit of the Letter.” Slate.com . 17 May 2005. 14 July 2008. < http://www.slate.com/id/2118582/ > </li></ul><ul><li>Ritchie, Susan. “The Peabody Sisters.” Unitarian Universalist Historical Society . 14 July 2008. <http://www.25.uua.org/uuhs/duub/ </li></ul><ul><ul><li>articles/peabodysisters.html> </li></ul></ul>

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