- Caroline Cutler Metcalf's Role in Education
November 11, 1874 BRISTOL, Massachusetts Education, Women's History
On November 11, 1874, S.C. Beach wrote a letter to Mrs. Caroline Cutler Metcalf. Mrs. Metcalf was the first long-term principal of Wheaton Female Seminary. Beach wrote to Mrs. Metcalf primarily to relay a message from Reverand Edward Everette Hale. In a conversation between Beach and Hale, Hale had stated that he had never seen a paper written by a Wheaton Female Seminary student that was not...