Froebel, Susan Blow, Mary McConnell Blaisdell and Denton Snider


The author and historical researcher, Mrs Linda Bruno, presented their findings on September 14, 2014 to the Ravena Coeymans Historical Society in Ravena, New York-USA concerning local 19th century doyenne, Mary Blaisdell, nee McConnell, her long correspondence with American educatress, Susan Blow and Froebel biographer, Denton Snider.

This work was incorporated in the recent publication of an annotated, illustrated and expanded THE LIFE OF FREDERICK FROEBEL: the Founder of Kindergarten, written 1900 by Denton Snider and republished by the J (Johannes) Froebel-Parker.


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Author of "The First Kindergarten" and other books about Friedrich Froebel.