Learn more about Eliza Schuyler Hamilton in this guest blog post for the New York Public Library, home of the Schuyler Family Papers.
New York Public Library
WHAT ELIZA LEFT BEHIND
"[A]n expertly told story that’s certain to captivate Hamilton fans and intrigue anyone interested in early U.S. history."
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Eliza's orphanage is still around today. Learn more about Eliza's legacy.
The Eliza's Story Project
What people are saying . . .
"In this vivid, compelling, and unputdownable new biography, Eliza Hamilton finally takes her place in the pantheon of American women who, no less than the mess they loved, built this nation." -Christopher Anderson, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author
"Tilar Mazzeo has given us the profound gift of getting to know more fully the extraordinary woman whose legacy we are honored to carry forward today. Eliza Hamilton inspires us!" -Jess Dannhauser, President & CEO of Graham Windham
"Tilar Mazzeo has made be fall in love with the enchanting but refreshingly real Eliza Hamilton. An important portrait of a woman as intriguingly complicated and now as deservedly memorable as her husband"-Stacy Horn, Author of Damnation Island
"Tilar Mazzeo brings Eliza Hamilton to life in this first ever comprehensive biography of a woman who is known solely for the man she married but whose courage and generosity are revealed here.Fast-paced and reads like a novel"-Kate Anderson Brower, New York Times Bestselling Author of First Women
"Mazzeo's Eliza appears stoic, loyal, and canny."-Kirkus Reviews