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date: 21 April 2019

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Samuel Gridley Howe (1801–1876) was a noted philanthropist, educator, and advocate for the physically and mentally handicapped. He was director of the New England Asylum for the Blind and served on the Massachusetts State Board of Charities from 1863.

Keywords: Samuel Gridley Howe, deaf people, blind people, mentally ill people, prisoners, juvenile offenders, correctional systems

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