Who Invented Sign Language?

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American Sign Language, or ASL, was invented by Dr. Mason Cogswell and Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet in an effort to educate Cogswell's hearing-impaired daughter. You can find more information here: http://www.lifeprint.com/...
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