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This Week in History: A fact for April

Tuchman, Barbara - still image [media]

Barbara Tuchman delivers Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities

April 24, 1980

Historian Barbara Tuchman gave the annual Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities, becoming the first woman to receive the federal government's highest honor for intellectual achievement in the humanities.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "This Week in History: A fact for April." (Viewed on September 1, 2014) <>.


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