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Elizabeth Fry - Quaker Heroine

by Janet Whitney

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Published by Cartwright Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Historical,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9573425M
    ISBN 101406700894
    ISBN 109781406700893

    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. 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.

    Elizabeth Fry - Quaker Heroine: Whitney, Janet: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books. Go Search Hello Select your address Author: Janet Whitney. Books > Nonfiction; Share - Elizabeth Fry - Quaker Heroine by Janet Whitney (, Paperback) Elizabeth Fry - Quaker Heroine by Janet Whitney (, Paperback) Be the first to write a review. About this product. Current slide {CURRENT_SLIDE} of {TOTAL_SLIDES}- Top picked items. Brand new.

      Elizabeth Fry from Elizabeth Fry, the angel of the prisons by LE Richards () Profile: Elizabeth Fry (née Gurney) (21 May – 13 October ) was a Quaker minister famous for her pioneering work in prison reform. She was featured on the . Focuses on 19th century prison reformer and Quaker Elizabeth Fry, whose image was printed on a British note recalled by the Bank of England. Fry's inspirations for taking the cause of women and child prisoners; Fry's 21st century counterparts. Elizabeth Gurney went from fundraiser to fund giver.


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To Quintin Gurney of Norwich and to Miss A. Isabel Fry of Loughton, England, for making available the use of a number of hitherto unpublished letters, journals, and family pictures. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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Get this from a library. Elizabeth Fry, Quaker heroine. [Janet Whitney]. Elizabeth Fry () was a pioneering campaigner for better conditions in prisons during the Victorian Period.

She was a middle-class Quaker who sought to highlight the squalid and unsanitary conditions in British prisons and provide practical solutions to help. Genre/Form: Biography Biographies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Whitney, Janet, Elizabeth Fry, Quaker heroine.

New York, B. Blom, Elizabeth Fry wrote in her book Prisons in Scotland and the North of England that she stayed the night in some of the prisons and invited nobility to come and stay and see for themselves the conditions prisoners lived in.

Her kindness helped her gain the friendship of the prisoners and they began to try to improve their conditions for : Elizabeth Gurney, 21 MayNorwich, England. The book about Elizabeth Fry caught my attention on the table in Meeting in Pretoria not only because of the UK bank note fiasco but also because it was such an honest portrayal of her.

Finding out that after her death her children covered up her real-life and struggles portraying Elizabeth as a near-saint was a revelation.

Elizabeth Fry, Quaker heroine by Janet Whitney; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Prison reformers, Biography; People: Elizabeth Gurney Fry (), Elizabeth (Gurney) Fry (). Elizabeth Fry. – Elizabeth Fry (née Gurney) was the third daughter born into a well-to-do Quaker family in Norwich.

Her father John Gurney was a partner in Gurney's bank and her mother Catherine was part of the Barclay family who were also bankers. Her mother died when she was twelve and she had to take care of the younger children. 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 ) Big Selection of Quaker Books Quaker and general books, videos and other products.

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