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Children's Home of the City of Wheeling

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Children's Home of the City of Wheeling

Brief history coming soon.

▶ "The Children's Home," article, Hupp, Mrs. John C., "Woman’s Easter Herald," published by the King’s Daughters of Wheeling, April 1899.
Children's Home of the City of Wheeling Entry, "History of Wheeling City and Ohio County, West Virginia and Representative Citizens," edited and compiled by Hon. Gibson Lamb Cranmer, 1902.
History of the Children's Home of the City of Wheeling, 1904
▶ 'Potpourri' article by Blanche Steenrod, Wheeling News-Register, April 10, 1938


 Location

▶ 1873-1902: NW Corner of 13th and Jacob Streets
▶ 1902-19??: Hamilton Avenue, "Leatherwood Station," Woodsdale


Images

Children's Home of the City of Wheeling


Additional Resources

Materials in the Library:
▶ Vertical File: Wheeling Children's Home (Wheeling Room, non-circulating, ask for access at Reference Desk)
History of the Children's Home of the City of Wheeling, 1904. (Wheeling Room, non-circulating, ask for access at Reference Desk)


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