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The Petticoat Expeditions - Educational Set

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The Petticoat Expeditions uses the words and works of three extraordinary British women to recount their experiences in 19th-century Canada.The Petticoat Expeditions, Part One: Anna Jameson: Looks at the life of author Anna Jameson and her two-month expedition through the Canadian Wilderness (23 min. 31 sec.).The Petticoat Expeditions, Part Two: Frances Hopkins: Traces artist Frances Hopkins' journeys with the voyageurs during the final days of the fur trade (19 min. 34 sec.). The Petticoat Expeditions, Part Three: Countess of Aberdeen: Follows the life of Lady Aberdeen, who devoted herself to social reform and helped found both the National Council of Women of Canada and the Victorian Order of Nurses in Canada (20 min. 3 sec.).

1998, 63 min 08 s

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