French Salons for TAH Grant

For our Teaching American History grant, we are talking about how salons were used by the English and French philosophs to share their ideas. 

Women were always in charge of the salons.   Here is Mme. Récamier.salon-mme.jpg

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Here is a sketch of how the salons might look inside.  Notice the woman is at the center with the gentlemen around her.

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