Modern Persecution - Elizabeth Packard

This is the cover of Elizabeth Packard's book, Modern Persecution (Volume II), published in 1873.  It depicts the physician who admitted Elizabeth to Jacksonville State Hospital - Dr. Andrew McFarland.

The illustration is also included in the book itself - following page 258 - with this caption:

Dr. McFarland's Self-accusation

"I am ruined!  I am ruined!  Mrs. Packard has ruined me!"

The book is freely available for online review / reading.

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Media Credits

Cover of Modern Persecution or Married Woman's Liabilities, Vol. II, by Elizabeth Packard.  The book was published, in 1873, "by the Authoress" and printed/bound by Case, Lockwood & Brainard in Hartford.

Online, courtesy Google Books.


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