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Elizabeth Fry

life and labors of the eminent philanthropist, preacher, and prison reformer

by Elizabeth Gurney Fry

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Published by E. Walker"s Son in New York .
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Edition Notes

Statementcompiled from her journal and other sources by Edward Ryder
ContributionsRyder, Edward, comp
The Physical Object
Pagination381, [8] p. :
Number of Pages381
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25660087M
OCLC/WorldCa3947099

Mary Elizabeth Frye (November 13, – September 15, ) was an American poet and florist, best known as the author of the poem Do not stand at my grave and weep, written in She was born in Dayton, Ohio, and was orphaned at the age of ogmaexpo.com: Mary Elizabeth Clark, November 13, , . Elizabeth "Betsy" Fry (21 May – 12 October ), née Gurney, was an English prison reformer and social reformer. She was also a Quaker and a Christian philanthropist. She has sometimes been referred to as the "angel of prisons". Fry was very important in the creation of legislation to make the treatmentBorn: Elizabeth (Betsy) Gurney, 21 May , Norwich, .

Elizabeth "Betsy" Fry (21 May – 12 October ), née Gurney, was an English prison reformer and social reformer. She was also a Quaker and a Christian philanthropist. She has sometimes been referred to as the "angel of prisons". Fry was very important in the creation of legislation to make the treatment of prisoners more ogmaexpo.com: Elizabeth (Betsy) Gurney, 21 May , Norwich, . Elizabeth Fry facts: Elizabeth Fry () was a British reformer and Quaker lay evangelist, who worked for prison reform, particularly to relieve the physical misery and moral degradation of women prisoners. An evangelist who relied on prayer and.

Elizabeth Fry was a compassionate and determined woman who dedicated much of her adult life to helping those in need. Born to a wealthy Quaker family in Norwich, she became concerned to do something for the welfare of others after hearing a Quaker preacher in She set up a Sunday school and began to visit the sick. Elizabeth Gurney Fry () Quaker Prison Reformer by Bill Samuel Elizabeth Fry reading to prisoners in Newgate prison, In , Fry published a book called Observations, on the visiting superintendence and government of female prisoners. In that book, she not only laid out the need for prison reform, but raised broader.


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