"She was Hopelessly Insane.": Concepts of Women's Mental Health in 19th Century Illinois | Springfield, Illinois | Visit Springfield

February 23, 2023
7 PM

Edwards Place
700 N. 4th St. Springfield, IL 62702


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Join the SAA for an interactive panel on February 23. Samuel Wheeler, of the Illinois Supreme Court Historic Preservation Division, and Holly Kent, an Associate Professor at the University of Illinois, Springfield will join curator Sarah Adams (moderator) for a panel discussing two case studies from Illinois history, that of Elizabeth Packard Parsons Ware and Mary Lincoln.