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Unformatted text preview: Sheet1 Page 1 Infobox Person name = Amos Bronson Alcott image = Amos_Bronson_Alcott.jpg image_size = 200px caption = birth_date = November 29, 1799 birth_place = Wolcott, Connecticut death_date = March 4, 1888 (aged 88) death_place = Boston, Massachusetts education = occupation = Educator < spouse = Abby May parents = children = ''Amos Bronson Alcott''' (November 29, 1799 - March 4, 1888) was an United StatesAmerican teacher and writer. He is remem Err:509 Err:510 Alcott was born on Spindle Hill in the town of Wolcott, ConnecticutWolcott, New Haven County, ConnecticutNew Haven Coun Self-educated and thrown early upon his own resources, he began in 1814 to earn his living by working in a clock factory in P In the spring of 1830 he married Abby MayAbigail May,< Err:510 In 1834 he opened the " Alcott sometimes refused corporal punishment as a means of disciplining his students As assistants in the Temple School, Alcott had two of nineteenth-century America's most talented women writers, Elizabeth P Image:The Wayside, Concord, Massachusetts.JPGthumbrightThe Wayside, home in turn to the Alcott family, Nathaniel Hawth Image:Orchard House - Concord, MA.JPGrightthumbOrchard House in Concord, Massachusetts. In 1840 Alcott removed to Concord, Massachusetts. After a visit to England, in 1842, he started with two English associates, C He spoke, as opportunity offered, before the " Err:510 In his last years, his daughter, the writer Louisa May Alcott, provided for him. He was the nominal, and at times the actual, hea Alcott's published books, all from late in his life, included ''New Connecticut''< Err:510 Alcott's philosophical teachings were, in his time as now, often thought to be inconsistent, hazy or abrupt. He formulated no sy Err:510 wikisource authorAmos Bronson Alcott Err:510 Nofootnotesdate=October 2007 reflist Err:510 Sheet1 Page 2 * Alcott, Amos Bronson. ''Conversations with Children on the Gospels''. * Alcott, Amos Bronson....
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course CS 3304 taught by Professor Chen during the Spring '08 term at University of Houston - Downtown.
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