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Austin, Harriet N.

Jane B. Donegan.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Ethical Issues and Debates; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality. 986 words.

Austin, Harriet N. (1825–1891), hydropathic physician and health and dress reformer, was born in Connecticut but raised in Moravia, New York. Little is known about her parentage or early...

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Roth, Mathias (1818–1891), homoeopath and exercise therapist

Judit Brody.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 1047 words.

Roth, Mathias (1818–1891), homoeopath and exercise therapist, was born in Kaschau (Košice), in the Habsburg empire, the posthumous and fourth surviving child of Mátyás Roth (d. 1818), a...

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