Quotation by M. E. W. Sherwood

The young women, what can they not learn, what can they not achieve, with Columbia University annex thrown open to them? In this great outlook for women's broader intellectual development I see the great sunburst of the future.
M. E. W. Sherwood (1826–1903), U.S. socialite, traveller, and author. An Epistle to Posterity, ch. 19 (1897).

On the expanding, though still far from equal, educational opportunities for New York City women.
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