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Response To Dix Memorial
The Memorial says the woman was confined in a cellar and under the stairs. Well; the place may be called a cellar - but it is more properly a cellar-kitchen, not much if any worse than many kitchens of very genteel city mansions...
|Title:||Response To Dix Memorial|
|Date:||February 9, 1843|
|Source:||Available at selected libraries|
|Keywords:||Abuse; Advocacy; Almshouses; Asylums; Civil Liberties & Rights; Expose; Government Agencies; Health & Medicine; Hospitals; Insanity; Laws & Regulation; Legislation; Media; Memorials; Poverty; Prison; Psychiatric Disability; Public Health & Welfare; Social Welfare & Communities; Social Welfare & Employment; Women & Gender|
|Note:||Thanks to Patricia Deegan.|