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"The Passing Of The Dumb"
IMAGINE living in a world of eternal silence, where sound is something as inconceivable and beyond understanding as sight to those born blind! Yet such is the fate of one child out of every fifteen hundred....
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Title: "The Passing Of The Dumb"
Creator: Louise E. Dew (author)
Date: June 3, 1911
Format: Article
Publication: Harper's Weekly
Source: Available at selected libraries
Location: p.15
Keywords: Children; Communication; Deaf; Education; Educational Institutions; Identity; Ideologies; Institutions; New York; New York City, NY; New York Institution For The Improved Instruction Of Deaf-Mutes; Oralism; Schools; Sensory Disability; Social Welfare & Communities
Topics: Institutions, Organizations & Corporations; Social Movements & Advocacy

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- "The Passing Of The Dumb" (doc)
- Tongues And Palates (still)