Dorothea Lynde Dix

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United States social reformer who pioneered in the reform of prisons and in the treatment of the mentally ill

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CUTLINE: This portrait of Dorothea Lynde Dix, by Susan Murray Stokes, hangs in Mechanics Hall, Worcester.
Francis Tiffany, Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix (Boston, 1891), 188.
Since Francis Tiffany's authorized Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix appeared in 1891, Dix's story has been retold literally dozens of times, in full-length books for adults as well as children and in smaller articles and chapters.