The Home for Friendless Women on a rare excursion, circa 1889-92.

Title

The Home for Friendless Women on a rare excursion, circa 1889-92.

Description

Photograph of a group of women, many holding their small children, on a rare outing from the Home for Friendless Women in Louisville, KY.
In Louisville, the strict rules governing the lives of inmates of the Home for Friendless Women had started to loosen by the 1890s

Source

The Filson Historical Society Subject Photograph Collection

Date

circa 1889-92.

Rights

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Type

Still image

Identifier

[HEA-13]

Files

home of the friendless.jpg

Citation

“The Home for Friendless Women on a rare excursion, circa 1889-92.,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed April 12, 2021, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/2288.