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 Samuel Gridley Howe

Samuel Gridley Howe

Birth
Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 9 Jan 1876 (aged 74)
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot Spruce Ave., Lot# 4987
Memorial ID 1760 · View Source
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Medical Pioneer. A physician and a social reformer, he was the founder of Boston's Perkins Institute for the Blind, and a pioneer in therapies for the blind and deaf. He was the husband of poetess Julia Ward Howe, author of the song "The Battle Hymn of the Republic".



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  • Added: 1 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 1760
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Gridley Howe (10 Nov 1801–9 Jan 1876), Find A Grave Memorial no. 1760, citing Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .