GALLAUDET CLASSICS IN DEAF STUDIES
A SERIES EDITED BY
Kristen C. Harmon
Gallaudet University Press
Washington, DC 20002
© 2017 by Gallaudet University
All rights reserved. Published 2017
Printed in the United States of America
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Names: Swett, William B., 1824-1884.
Title: Adventures of a deaf-mute, and other short pieces / William B. Swett; introduction by Kristen C. Harmon.
Description: Washington, DC : Gallaudet University Press, 2017. |
Series: Gallaudet classics in Deaf studies
Identifiers: LCCN 2016046696| ISBN 9781563686832 (pbk.) |
ISBN 9781563686849 (e-book)
Subjects: LCSH: Swett, William B., 1824-1884. | Deaf—United States—Biography. | White Mountains (N.H. and Me.)— Description and travel. | Hiking—White Mountains (N.H. and Me.) | Sign language. | Finger spelling. | Gallaudet, T. H. (Thomas Hopkins), 1787–1851. | Clerc, Laurent, 1785-1869.
Classification: LCC HV2534.S94 S94 2017 |
DDC 362.4/1092 [B]—dc23
LC record available at https://lccn.loc.gov/2016046696
Cover photograph: Old Man of the Mountain, Franconia Notch, White Mountains (between 1890 and 1901), from the Detroit Publishing Company Photograph Collection in the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Images of William B. Swett, Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet,
and Laurent Clerc courtesy of Gallaudet University Archives.
Photograph of the Old Man of the Mountain at Night
Courtesy of the New York Public Library.
This paper meets the requirements of ANSI/NISO Z39.48-1992
(Permanence of Paper).