Louisville Metro Archives & Records Center

Interview with Mrs. Clara Belle Firestine

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Thu, 08/01/1985

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85-OH-07

Resident of LJCCH [Ormsby Village] born 8-6-1917. Describes her time as a resident from 1929 to 1935 during the Great Depression. She recants her arrival at the School as well as time spent working in the Hospital. She describes daily routines in the hospital as well as the overall health of the residents. She details the experience of female life at the school and describes seeing silent movies, summer life, and activities in the girl scouts.

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