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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 Houghton, Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 13655.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxiii, 392 p.
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13559839M
    OCLC/WorldCa16517774

    Heart's Work: Civil War Heroine and Champion of the Mentally Ill, Dorothea Lynde Dix by Schlaifer, Charles; Freeman, Lucy and a great selection of related books, art . Dorothea Lynde Dix (April 4, – July 18, ) 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 inspirationdayevents.com the Civil War, she served as a Superintendent of Army Nurses.

    Dorothea began to look forward to visits with Grandfather Dix because he took time to play and tell her stories of other family members. Until the time she was four, she was an only child and became extremely self -centered. She never really experienced a loving family life. The early education of . Dorothea Lynde Dix () was an American reformer whose pioneer efforts to improve treatment of mental patients stimulated broad reforms in hospitals, jails, and asylums in the United States and abroad. On April 4, , Dorothea Dix, the daughter of Joseph and .

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Dorothea Lynde Dix (April 4, – July 17, ) was an American advocate on behalf of the indigent mentally ill who, through a vigorous and sustained program of lobbying state legislatures and the United States Congress, created the first generation of American mental inspirationdayevents.com the Civil War, she served as a Superintendent of Army inspirationdayevents.com: April 4,Hampden, Maine, US.

Aug 21,  · Dorothea Lynde Dix () was an author, teacher and reformer. Her efforts on behalf of the mentally ill and prisoners helped create dozens of new. Voice for the Mad: The Life of Dorothea Dix [David L.

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Nov 06,  · Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix by Tiffany, Francis. Publication date [] Topics Dix, Dorothea Lynde,American National Red Cross, Nursing -- History, Mental health -- History, Nurses -- Biography Publisher Boston, Houghton, Mifflin Pages: Dorothea Lynde Dix ( - ) By Vasantha Reddi, PhD, MHES.

An early nursing pioneer, Dorothea Lynde Dix was a noted humanitarian, reformer, educator and crusader. She is perhaps best known for her patient advocacy in fighting to improve the conditions of jails and mental asylums in.

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 inspirationdayevents.com her early years Dorothea shared a small cottage with her parents and two younger brothers. Because her family was quite poor, she often traveled to Boston to live with her grandparents.

Early Life. Dorothea Lynde Dix was born on April 4,in Hampden, Maine. She was the eldest of three children, and her father, Joseph Dix, was a religious fanatic and distributor of religious Born: Apr 04, Jan 17,  · Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix book.

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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.

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A biography of the nineteenth-century reformer who devoted /5. Biography: Where did Dorothea Dix grow up. Dorothea Dix was born in Hampden, Maine on April 4, She had a difficult childhood as her father was gone much of the time and her mother suffered from depression.

As the oldest child, she took care of the family's small one room cabin and helped to raise her younger siblings. Biography of Dorothea Dix. Dorothea Lynde Dix was born inthe eldest of three children.

Growing up in Maine, she felt neglected and was very unhappy. Her father was a book dealer and lay minister who moved the family often. Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix by Francis Tiffany starting at $ Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix has 27 available editions to buy at Alibris.

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Elijah Dix. Here she was reared in a distinctly Puritanical inspirationdayevents.com: Apr 04, Page 80 - of degradation and misery cannot be exhibited in softened language, or adorn a polished page. " I proceed, gentlemen, briefly to call your attention to the present state of insane persons confined within this Commonwealth, in cages, closets, cellars, stalls, pens ; 5/5(1).

Dorothea Dix was an early 19 th century activist who drastically changed the medical field during her lifetime. She championed causes for both the mentally ill and indigenous populations. By doing this work, she openly challenged 19 th century notions of reform and illness.

Additionally, Dix helped recruit nurses for the Union army during the Civil War. 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.dorothea dix Download dorothea dix or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get dorothea dix book now.

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