Frances Wright entry: Overview screen.
6 September 1795
FW was born at Dundee
, the middle one of three children.
19 February 1819
FW's verse tragedy Altorf
opened at the Park Theatre
in New York
during her first visit to the USA.
FW (as 'an Englishwoman') published with Longman and Rees
of London Views of Society and Manners in America, In a Series of Letters from that Country to a Friend in England, during the years 1818, 1819, and 1820