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Today in History: February 16

Slide 1 of 14: The National Deaf Mute College was incorporated in Washington, DC. It was the first school in the world for advanced education of the deaf. It was later renamed Gallaudet College.  http://on-this-day.com/onthisday/thedays/alldays/feb16.htm  http://www.onthisday.com/events/february/16

1857: First National Deaf Mute College incorporated

The National Deaf Mute College is incorporated in Washington, DC. It was the first school in the world for advanced education of the deaf. 

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