Therese Albertine Luise von Jakob Robinson (January 26, 1797–April 13, 1870) was a German-American author, linguist and translator, and second wife of biblical scholar Edward Robinson. Robinson visited the Hancock, Massachusetts, Shaker community in 1858. Her account of this visit was published in Westermann’s Jahrbuch der illustrirten deutschen Monatshefte [Westermann’s Yearbook of Illustrated German Monthly Journals] no. 48 (1860): 587-91. Robinson’s account has been translated by Ariel Godwin with assistance from Joscelyn Godwin.
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