Hannah Mather Crocker
A girl who comes of age during the most tumultuous years in Boston’s history.
Hannah Mather Crocker is part of the generation that came of age in a time of war and revolution. Though her family was torn apart by the conflict she came away inspired by the promises of the new American state. Applying the the ideals of the Revolution to her own life she became an early advocate of women’s rights and wrote some of the first American treatises on the subject.