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Laura Bridgman's Autobiography, p. 10

Laura Bridgman's Autobiography, p. 10

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Title:
Laura Bridgman's Autobiography, p. 10
Description:
... doll but poor one. A most excellent and odd gentleman named Mr. Asa Tenny who devoted his time with me for a few years he was a fine & good Benefactor whom I liked so much. also my Mama had a glowing respect toward him. He would contrive many ways of amusing my little self & he took me in his arms out doors for hours.
Author:
Bridgman, Laura Dewey, 1829-1889
Name on Item:
Laura Bridgman
Date:
1886
Format:
Manuscripts
Location:
Perkins School for the Blind
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library
Collection (local):
Laura Bridgman Collection
Series:
Laura Bridgman Autobiography
Subjects:
Blind
Deafblind people
People with disabilities
Special education
Perkins School for the Blind
Perkins Institution and Massachusetts School for the Blind
Bridgman, Laura Dewey, 1829-1889
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonSouth Boston
Extent:
1 manuscript page
Permalink:
Terms of Use:
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library, Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, MA
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Handwritten pages of Laura Bridgman's account of her life
Accession #:
AG59-AB-011