New York State Women's History

Troy Female Academy ...A NYS Women's History Site
Emma Hart Willard
285 Pawling Ave. (originally on Second St.) Troy NY

Type: School

Category/Significance: economics

Troy Female Academy (now Emma Willard School) was the first endowed educational institution for women, and the best school in the country for girls when ECS attended it, 1830-32.

GPS: 42.71307,-73.6617149 Location Map

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