ElizabethFry got towork and spent the rest of her life diligently trying to better the lives of Newgate’s inmates. The prison became so extraordinary that world leaders heard of it and came to consult with her. Fry became a philanthropist known for her prison and social reforms.

Reformer Elizabeth Fry (1780−1845) spent much of her life aiding the poor, the sick, and those in prison.


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