The Extra Mile
— Points of Light Volunteer Pathway —Inspired by her social conscience, Dorothea Dix launched a self-financed career aimed at improving the lives of the mentally ill. Her mission to document squalid institutional living conditions and inhumane treatment built public awareness and redefined political thought, leading to better treatment practices.
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|Date Added||Wednesday, December 30th, 2015 at 1:03pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 323910 N 4307461|
|Decimal Degrees||38.89840000, -77.03056667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 53.904', W 77° 1.834'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 53' 54.24" N, 77° 1' 50.04" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1317 G St NW, Washington DC 20005, US|
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