Reformers

19th century

Temperance

A movement to reduce of alcoholic beverages.

Most men would come home drunk doing a lot of violent things to their family.

--American Temperance Society

Temperance is moderation in things that are good and and total abstinence from the things that we are foul.

-frances E. wallard

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Women's Right

Having the right to vote like men.

(All men and woman are created equal)

More than 300 woman participated in the woman's right convection.

--Lucretia Mott & Elizabeth Cady Stanton


To deny political equality is to rob the ostracized of all self respect

-Elizabeth cady

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Education Reform

All woman wanted to have education in their life, that way they can be somebody and not stay home all day doing nothing.

"A human being is not attaining his full heights until he is educated."

- Horace Mann

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Mental/prison Reform

Dorothea Dix wanted to separate the mentally ill and prisoners to their own facilities.

By the time of her death, about 100 facilities were created.

"In a world where there is so much to be done, i felt strongly impressed that there must be something for me to do. "

-Dorothea Dix

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Abolition

William Lloyd Garrison & he was a radical white man, a leader to free African Americans from slavery.

"My country is the world, my countrymen are mankind."

-William Lloyd Garrison

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