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Nichols, Charles Henrylocked

(19 October 1820–16 December 1889)
  • Frank Rives Millikan

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Nichols, Charles Henry (19 October 1820–16 December 1889), psychiatrist and mental hospital administrator, was born and raised in Vassalboro, Maine, the only son of Caleb Nichols and Eunice Kelly, farmers. His parents were prominent Quakers. Nichols was educated at the public schools and academy of the town and at the Friends’ School in Providence, Rhode Island. There his tutor was ...

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