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  • American History
  • Women's History

Jacalyn Eddy

Adjunct Lecturer in


Welles 218D
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454

Jacalyn Eddy has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 2002.

Faculty Information


  • Ph.D., University of Rochester

Publications and Professional Activities

  • Bookwomen: Creating an Empire in Children's Book Publishing, 1912-1939. 2006, University of Wisconson Press.
  • "Elizabeth Coatsworth" in Notable American Women. Harvard, 2004.
  • "'We Have Become Too Tender-Hearted': Gender and The Language of Negotiation in The Public Library, 1880-1920," in Libraries as Agencies of Culture, Wayne Wiegood (ed.), University of Wisconsin Press, 2002.
Spring 2016 Classes

HIST 162:
S/U/Issues in Amer History II

    This course will develop students' reasoning capacities and awareness of historical debates through an examination of selected issues, events, and problems in American history. It will take a chronol
    ogical approach, using materials that span the period from 1877 to the present, that is, from the end of the Reconstruction period. Not offered on a regular bais
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