Jean Baker

Bennett-Harwood Professor of History

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B.A., Goucher College, 1960

M.A., The John Hopkins University, 1964

Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University, 1970

Areas of Scholarly Expertise and Interest

U.S. History, 19th Century; Women's History

Recent Publications/Presentations/Performances

Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography

James Buchanan

Sisters: The American Suffragists

Awards/Significant Accomplishments

Elected to membership in the Society of American Historians and the Abraham Lincoln Society