A study of the social and cultural context of a women's vocational art school, the Philadelphia School of Design for Women. Nina de Angeli Walls provides an unusual view of the history of higher education for women and the history of American art.
NINA DE ANGELI WALLS is an independent scholar who lives near Philadelphia./eShe earned her doctorate in United States history from the University of Delaware, specializing in women's social and cultural experience. She has taught at the University of Delaware and Widener University. Currently she travels as a Commonwealth Speaker for the Pennsylvania Humanities Council.