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Elizabeth Fry, Quaker heroine

Janet Whitney

Elizabeth Fry, Quaker heroine

by Janet Whitney

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Published by B. Blom in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fry, Elizabeth (Gurney) 1780-1845.,
  • Prison reformers -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Janet Whitney.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV8978.F7 W5 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination327 p.
    Number of Pages327
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5301913M
    LC Control Number72083752

    Elizabeth Fry, the great Quaker prison reformer of the nineteenth century, was just thirty two years old when she first entered the notorious women's gaol at Newgate. She was the mother of eight children and would go on to have three more. Yet, despite the demands of family, she would devote the rest of her life - over three more decades - to the welfare of female prisoners and . This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.

    Elizabeth Fry (née Gurney; 21 May – 12 October ), often referred to as Betsy Fry, was an English prison reformer, social reformer and, as a Quaker, a Christian philanthropist. She has often been referred to as the 'angel of prisons'. Elizabeth Fry Quaker heroine Condition Acceptable Offered by ThriftBooks Price $ The Quaker bride A Pyramid book Condition Acceptable Offered by ThriftBooks Price $ What was Dr. Seuss’s first published book? Take a stab at guessing and be entered to win a $50 Biblio gift certificate! Read the rules here. Enter. Trustpilot.

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Fry, Elizabeth, Prison reformers - Great Britain - Biography. Summary: Elizabeth Fry, a Mother Teresa of her era and a feminist icon before the term was coined, battled relentlessly to improve the lot of the detritus of society, the legions of forgotten prisoners.

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Elizabeth Fry (née Gurney, often referred to as Betsy; 21 May – 12 October ) was an English prison reformer, social reformer and, as a Quaker, a Christian has sometimes been referred to as the "angel of prisons". Fry was a major driving force behind new legislation to make the treatment of prisoners more humane, and she was supported in her.

Recommended THE QUAKER PEACE TESTIMONY: TOPeter Brock, Sessions Book Trust, York, Recommended THE JOURNAL OF GEORGE FOX. Recommended THE JOURNAL OF JOHN WOOLMAN. Elizabeth (Betsy) Gurney was born in Gurney Court, off Magdalen Street, Norwich,Norfolk, England into a prominent Quaker family, the childhood family home was Earlham Hall which is now part of the University of East Anglia.

Her father, John Gurney (–), was a partner in Gurney's mother, Catherine, was a member of the Barclay family who. Elizabeth Fry: Quaker Heroine by Whitney, Janet Seller Naomi Symes Books Condition Hardback.

Newspaper cutting pasted to inside front cover, boards. Brave Betsy, the heroine on your five pound note: The story behind Elizabeth Fry. Elizabeth Fry has graced five pound notes for a decade now; This book explains her story. The Rise of Caring Power: Elizabeth Fry and Josephine Butler in Britain and the Netherlands, by Francisca de Haan and Annemieke van Drenth; Elizabeth Fry: Quaker Heroine, by Janet Whitney; The Heroine of Newgate: The Story of Elizabeth Fry, by John Milsome (ages ) Elizabeth Fry and the Forger's Daughter, by Roy Apps (ages ).

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Janet Whitney. Published by George Harrap & Co Ltd. Elizabeth Fry, Quaker heroine copies; John Woolman, American Quaker, 62 copies, 3 reviews; Geraldine S Cadbury 20 copies; The Quaker bride (A Pyramid book) 10 copies; Judith 6 copies; Intrigue in Baltimore 4 copies; Jennifer 2 copies; First-Day School Lessons: Friends' Graded Series Quaker Studies 1 copy.

Janet Whitney; Janet Whitney (primary author only) Author division. Janet Whitney is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.

Includes. Janet Whitney is composed of 4 names. You can examine and separate out names. Combine with. Review the main events in Elizabeth Fry's life.

Who was she. A brief overview of this compassionate and determined woman. What she did. Find out about the challenges she faced and the legacy she left. Her world. Find out more about. Janet Payne Whitney () was an English Quaker author.

She was the author of at least four biographies: Geraldine S. Cadbury; Elizabeth Fry, Quaker Heroine; John Woolman, American Quaker; and Abigail Adams. She also wrote five novels: Jennifer, Judith, Intrigue in Baltimore, The Quaker Bride, and The Ilex Avenue/5.

Elizabeth Fry. ELIZABETH FRY () Quaker Minister and Reformer. Elizabeth (Betsy) Fry was part of one of the most amazing families England has ever known, the Gurneys. She was born at Gurney Court, off Magdalen Street in Norwich, on the 21st May Like his ancestors, her father, John, was a wool merchant and spinner of worsted yarn.

Elizabeth (Betsy) Fry (21 May – 12 October ), née Gurney, was an English prison reformer, social reformer and, as a Quaker, a Christian philanthropist.

She has sometimes been referred to as the "angel of prisons". Fry was a major driving force behind new legislation to make the treatment of prisoners more humane, and she was supported in her efforts by the reigning.

Elizabeth Fry - Quaker Heroine Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and : Little, Brown Book Group.Elizabeth Fry: Quaker Heroine.

New York, N.Y.: Benjamin Blom, Inc., The extended 16 chapter first focuses on Elizabeth Fry's family and husband and then deals with Fry in the prison reform scene. Also discussed are fry's religious beliefs and events that occurred after her death.