TITLE

The education of Laura Bridgman

AUTHOR(S)
Nutting, P. Bradley
PUB. DATE
October 1987
SOURCE
Yankee;Oct87, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p138
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profile of Laura Bridgman, whose senses of sight, hearing, taste and smell were destroyed by scarlet fever in 1831. When she was two she surmounted her handicaps to become the first deaf-blind-mute ever to read & write. Her teacher was Samuel Gridley Howe, director of the Perkins School for the Blind.
ACCESSION #
8700002235

 

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