Anecdotes of the Deaf A Mate For Laura Bridgman
Hetty Hutson lives in the city of Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvan...
An Interview With Laura Bridgman
We presume most of our readers will have read of Laura Bri...
Ask A Blessing
A little boy was admitted as a pupil into the Institution for...
Grace Annable was deaf, dumb, and blind, and although her for...
Entertainment By Deaf And Dumb
The inhabitants of Mansfield had some most enjoyable meetings...
This gentleman, who is now senior professor in the Paris Inst...
Uneducated Deaf Mute's Ignorance Of God
Vauncey Thompson wrote after having been under instruction...
Pictures By Deaf And Dumb Artists In The Royal Academy 1876
No. 1301. "Despatches." T. Davidson.
" 30. "...
A Deaf Mute's Ideas Before Instruction
The following extract from the correspondence of a deaf and d...
Corot And His Pupil
Corot the Artist had a deaf and dumb pupil. The young fellow ...
An Ingenious Boy
We were lately shown a curiosity in the shape of a sewing mac...
A Clever Gymnast
Walter Stevens, a member of the British Mission to the Deaf a...
A Sad Case
T---- L---- lived near Derby. Hers was a sad case--deaf, d...
A Deaf And Dumb Man In The Revision Court
On Thursday afternoon a singular scene was witnessed during t...
At the great Exhibition in 1851 there was exhibited a set of ...
A Deaf And Dumb Boy Not Afraid To Die
Bernard Grimshaw, a little deaf and dumb boy, lay seriously i...
Peter Sims, a deaf and dumb boy, was walking past a large sho...
A Deaf And Dumb Man On The Bible
The following remarks on the Bible were written by a deaf and...
The Age Of Deaf Mutes
The question is frequently asked, "Is there a greater mortali...
William De Courcy
This boy was educated at a Deaf and Dumb School. He was fond ...
A Sad Case
T---- L---- lived near Derby. Hers was a sad case--deaf, dumb, and so
nearly blind that she had to be led about; moreover, she suffered from
extreme weakness in the legs, and was delicate on the chest. Her father
being dead, it was difficult for her to obtain the necessaries of life,
and it was thought the workhouse must be her future home. The case was
brought under the notice of the Committee of the Deaf and Dumb
Institution at Derby, who decided not to let her go into the workhouse
without trying what could be done for her. Accordingly she came under
their care, and gradually became stronger; but the difficulties in the
way of her education, owing to her sight, were not easily overcome, in
fact she had to be taught as one perfectly deaf, dumb, and blind. She
however made good progress, and is now a good tempered, hard working
girl, actually earning her own living. She can wash and scour and knit
and sew quite as well as many persons blessed with the senses of sight
and hearing. She frequently attends the meetings for the adult deaf and
dumb, and always has something interesting to say, especially on
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