Dr. Martha Swain has passed away

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Dr. Martha Swain, a past president of the Southern Association for Women Historians, died last night.  According to a post on Facebook by Marjorie Spruill, Dr. Swain had been in hospice for several days, and her twin sister Margo was with her. She was a leading historian of Southern women’s history and published important books on the New Deal. Read more about her here:

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