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Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix.

Francis Tiffany

Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix.

by Francis Tiffany

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Published by Plutarch Press in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dix, Dorothea Lynde, 1802-1887.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV28.D6 T6 1918a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 392 p.
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5704147M
    LC Control Number70145702

      Dix may have had personal experience of mental instability that drove her to focus on the issue of asylum reform, and certainly her singular focus on the issue led to some important victories. Dorothea Lynde Dix was born in Hampden, Maine, in Cited by: 8. Dix may have had personal experience of mental instability that drove her to focus on the issue of asylum reform, and certainly her singular focus on the issue led to some important victories. Dorothea Lynde Dix was born in Hampden, Maine, in Cited by: 8.

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    Dorothea Lynde Dix´s parents were Joseph and Mary Dix. Joseph Dix, born in , was considered the black sheep of his family. At the age of nineteen, he was expelled from Harvard for numerous infractions of the rules and nonpayment of his bills (Gollaher ). Dorothea Dix. likes. Dorothea Lynde Dix (April 4, – J ) was an American activist on behalf of the indigent insane. Through a vigorous program of lobbying state legislatures and Followers:


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Dorothea Lynde Dix () was an author, teacher and reformer. Her efforts on behalf of the mentally ill and prisoners helped create dozens of new.

Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix Paperback – January 1, by Francis Tiffany (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. See all 47 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — 4/5(2). Internet Archive BookReader Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix. The idea that Dorothea Dix could fashion a political career -- sitting with legislators to draft laws, guiding bills through the House and Senate with personal patronage -- generations before women could vote, well, this amazed me.

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Boston, Houghton, Mifflin Co. [] (OCoLC)   Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to t /5(7). Dorothea Lynde Dix ( - ) By Vasantha Reddi, PhD, MHES. An early nursing pioneer, Dorothea Lynde Dix was a noted humanitarian, reformer, educator and crusader.

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A biography of the nineteenth-century reformer who devoted /5. Dorothea Dix was an educator and social reformer whose devotion to the welfare of the mentally ill led to widespread international reforms. Early Life. Dorothea Lynde Dix was born on April 4 Born:   Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Dorothea Lynde Dix books online.

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Dorothea Lynde Dix; Dorothea Lynde Dix: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Francis Tiffany. The Life of Dorothea Dix Discovered.

Early Life. Dorothea Lynde Dix was born on April 4,to Joseph Dix and Mary Bigelow Dix on a small frontier settlement in Hampden, Maine. Her childhood was difficult and lonely.

After Dorothea, two more siblings were born. They were two boys – Joseph and Charles. Biography: Dorothea Lynde Dix. by Mary Stoyell Stimpson from The Child's Book of American Biography.

Dorothea Dix was an 18th century activist for the mentally ill, the disabled, the incarcerated, and soldiers. This biography of her from covers her teen and adult life.

Students will read the text and respond to questions on the main idea. Dorothea Dix was born Dorothy Lynde Dix on April 4, to Mary Biglow and Joseph Dix in Hampden, Maine. Dix’s childhood was an unhappy one, as her father lacked ambition and.

Dix, Dorothea Lynde (04 April –17 July ), social reformer, was born in Hampden, Maine (on the Penobscot River), the daughter of Joseph Dix, a minister, and Mary her early years Dorothea shared a small cottage with her parents and two younger brothers.

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THE LIFE AMONG The INDIANS - BY GEOBGE CATLIN - PREFACE - ON my recent return from a long and Brand: Read Books. Dorothea Lynde Dix won the respect of men and women alike through her quiet determination and selfless dedication to help those imprisoned in troubled minds.

Freud was just a boy during the years Dix traveled across the United States, later to Europe and Japan. life of dorothea lynde dix Biography of Dorothea Dix, an American activist, a noted humanitarian, best known for her patient advocacy in fighting to improve the conditions of jails and mental asylums in North America and Europe/5(40).Dorothea Lynde Dix was a social reformer who devoted her life to helping others.

From being a teacher to petitioning the Legislature for the rights and welfare of the mentally ill and those in the prison system, she was always working selflessly for a better cause.Dorothea Lynde Dix was an American activist on behalf of the indigent mentally ill who, through a vigorous program of lobbying state legislatures and the United States Congress, created the first generation of American mental asylums.

During the Civil War, she .