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The Resource Dorothea Dix : crusader for the mentally ill, Amy Paulson Herstek

Dorothea Dix : crusader for the mentally ill, Amy Paulson Herstek

Label
Dorothea Dix : crusader for the mentally ill
Title
Dorothea Dix
Title remainder
crusader for the mentally ill
Statement of responsibility
Amy Paulson Herstek
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the life of social reformer Dorothea Dix, providing information on her strict upbringing, her years as a teacher, her work as a Civil War nurse, and her efforts as a lobbyist in Congress
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Herstek, Amy Paulson
Dewey number
  • 362.2/1/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV28.D6
LC item number
P38 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Historical American biographies
  • Historical American biographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dix, Dorothea Lynde
  • Dix, Dorothea Lynde
  • Women social reformers
  • Mentally ill
  • Reformers
  • Women
  • Mentally ill
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Dorothea Dix : crusader for the mentally ill, Amy Paulson Herstek
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 110) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"I tell what I have seen" -- Out of the wilderness -- Learning to be a lady -- Journeys outward -- Starting her life's work --To the Capitol! -- Back home, back to war -- Dix's legacy
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780766012585
Lccn
00011478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
bwi07972080
Label
Dorothea Dix : crusader for the mentally ill, Amy Paulson Herstek
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 110) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"I tell what I have seen" -- Out of the wilderness -- Learning to be a lady -- Journeys outward -- Starting her life's work --To the Capitol! -- Back home, back to war -- Dix's legacy
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780766012585
Lccn
00011478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
bwi07972080

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