Feminism at Ivy League Woman's colleges

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Seven colleges were established mostly in the 18th century to educate women. These seven colleges became known as the Seven Sisters. These women were mostly upper class and upper middle class daughters of the prominent families in the US, especially from the Northeast of the US. These colleges are Barnard, Smith, Mount Holyoke, Vassar, Bryn Mawr, Wellesley, and Radcliffe. These women later became leaders in government…