Books about Charlotte Cushman
Charlotte Cushman: Her Letters and Memories of Her Life. Edited by Emma Stebbins.
Boston: Houghton, Osgood & Co., 1878.
Leach, Joseph. Bright Particular Star: The Life and Times of Charlotte Cushman.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1970.
Merrill, Lisa. When Romeo Was a Woman: Charlotte Cushman and Her Circle of
Female Spectators. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan Press, 1999.
Waters, Clara Erskine Clement. Charlotte Cushman. Boston: Houghton, 1903.
Further Information about Charlotte Cushman
Auter, Albers. Actresses and Suffragists. New York: Prager Publishers, 1984.
Bradford, Gamaliel. Biography and the Human Heart. Boston: Houghton Mifflin
Dudden, Faye. Women in the American Theatre. New Haven: Yale University Press,
Johnson, Claudie. American Actress. Chicago: Nelson-Hall, 1984.
Pickett, La Salle (Corbell). Across My Path: Memories of People I Have Known. New
York: Brentano's, 1916.
Robins, Edward. Twelve Great Actresses. New York, London: G.P. Putnam's Sons,
Stevens, William Oliver. Famous Women of America. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1956.
Turner, Mary M. Forgotten Leading Ladies of the American Theatre: Lives of Eight
Female Players, Playwrights, Directors, Managers, and Activists of the
Eighteenth, Nineteenth, and Early Twentieth Centuries. Jefferson, N.C.:
The Randolph-Macon Woman's College Charlotte Cushman Collection
was made possible by the generous donation of
John E. and Diana Herzog, R-MWC Board of Trustees.
site last revised April 6, 2012