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Author Witteman, Barbara.

Title Dorothea Dix : social reformer / by Barbara Witteman ; consultant, Marjorie L. O'Rorke.

Publication Info. Mankato, Minn. : Bridgestone Books, [2003]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Byron PL Juvenile Biography - BYLY-14  J BIOGRAPHY DIX    AVAILABLE
Description 48 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Let freedom ring
Let freedom ring.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 45) and index.
Summary A biography of the nineteenth-century reformer who devoted much of her life to improving the treatment of the mentally ill in the United States.
Contents A mission -- Girlhood -- Teaching days -- Lobbyist for the mentally ill -- Civil War nursing -- Later years.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.4 1.0 66114.
Subject Dix, Dorothea Lynde, 1802-1887 -- Juvenile literature.
Dix, Dorothea Lynde, 1802-1887.
Women social reformers -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Mentally ill -- Care -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Biography.
Mentally ill -- Care -- History.
ISBN 073681552X : $22.60

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