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Education Of The Blind
That this spirit of humanity has not always been well directed; that extraordinary efforts and great expenses have been lavished upon one class of unfortunate persons, while others more deserving and afflicted have been left neglected, is apparent in the case of the blind, who have been almost entirely overlooked in the general and eager search after new objects of philanthropy....
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Title: Education Of The Blind
Creator: Samuel Gridley Howe (author)
Date: July 1833
Format: Article
Publication: The North American Review
Source: Available at selected libraries
Location: vol.37, no.80, pp.20-59
Keywords: Advocacy; African American; Benevolence; Blind; Braille; Communication; Deaf; Education; Educational Institutions; England; France; Institutions; Massachusetts; Media; Perkins School For The Blind; Religion; Samuel Gridley Howe; Schools; Sensory Disability; Social Welfare & Communities; Statistics
Topics: Government, Policy & Law; Institutions, Organizations & Corporations; Social Movements & Advocacy