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Charles Sumner Supports Dix
The correctness with which Miss Dix has described these four alms-houses, which I have seen, leads me to place entire confidence in her description of the other eight....
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Title: Charles Sumner Supports Dix
Creator: Charles Sumner (author)
Date: February 25, 1843
Format: Newspaper
Publication: Boston Courier
Source: Available at selected libraries
Keywords: Abuse; Activists; Advocacy; Almshouses; Asylums; Benevolence; Charles Sumner; Civil Liberties & Rights; Confinement; Dorothea Dix; Expose; Government; Government Agencies; Health & Medicine; Insanity; Institutions; Laws & Regulation; Legislation; Massachusetts; Media; Memorials; Policy; Politics; Poverty; Psychiatric Disability; Public Welfare; Religion; Social Welfare & Communities; Social Welfare & Employment; Women & Gender
Topics: Government, Policy & Law; Institutions, Organizations & Corporations; Social Movements & Advocacy
Note: Thanks to Patricia Deegan.