19th Century Reformers

and their impact

Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet

Thomas was a pastor and most known for being a American pioneer in the education of the deaf.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L0rFDEOS1CM

Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Elizabeth was an American social activist, abolitionist, and leading figure of the early women's rights movement.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_lgJrqhZvHQ

Robert Owen

Robert was a Welsh social reformer and one of the founders of utopian socialism.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPy_lK9HRys

Elihu Burritt

Elihu was an American diplomat, philanthropist and social activist


Willam Lloyd Garrison

Willam was best known as the editor of the abolitionist

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-zz-57yVOco

Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Ralph Waldo Emerson was an American poet who led the Transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E-kNodkLX48



Neal Down

Neal sponsored the "Maine law of 1851", which prohibited the manufacture and sale of liquor.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=skFeAAl8dUo

Horace Mann

Horace was an American education reformist.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pAnTmplQ_tw

Dorothea Dix

Dorothea created the first generation of American mental asylums.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2tVP0dlGa-E

Dr. Sylverster

The Dr. was an early advocate of dietary reform in the United States and was most notable for his emphasis on good dietary habits.