R. T. Trall

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R. T. Trall
Russell Thacher Trall - portrait.jpg

As depicted in Fifty Years of Food Reform: A History of the Vegetarian Movement in England (1898)

Born 5 August 1812(1812-08-05) [1]
Vernon, Tolland County, Connecticut
Died 23 September 1877 (65) [1]
Florence, New Jersey
Field(s) Medicine
Affiliations Hygeian Home; New York Hygeio-Therapeutic College (1853-67); Hygeio-Therapeutic College of New Jersey (1869-75)
Known for Hydropathy (Water Cure), Natural Hygiene, Vegetarianism

Russell Thacher Trall (August 5, 1812 - September 23, 1877) was an American medical practitioner and writer, one of the early American promoters of hydropathy, natural hygiene, vegetarianism, and temperance.

Selected Bibliography

In addition to his books, Trall was the editor of the "Hydropathic Review" (1845-8).