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A Midwife's Tale

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Behind the Scenes

Producer Laurie Kahn-Leavitt talks about the making of the film A Midwife's Tale--from raising money to collaborating with historians about 17th century traditions.

Interview with producer Laurie Kahn-Leavitt

Historian Laurel Thatcher Ulrich discusses the importance of Martha Ballard's diary and what it reveals about 17th century America and women's roles at that time.

Interview with historian Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

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