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Samuel Gridley Howe

(1801—1876)


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(1801–76),

Boston philanthropist and champion of oppressed peoples, organized the Massachusetts School for the Blind (Perkins Institution), and aided the deaf and feeble-minded. With his wife, Julia Ward Howe, he ...

Subjects: Literature — United States History.


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