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The Unseen Minority: A Social History of Blindness in the United States: 16. The War-Blinded, World War I (Online)

An Online Chapter from The Unseen Minority: A Social History of Blindness in the United States

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Description of The Unseen Minority: A Social History of Blindness in the United States: 16. The War-Blinded, World War I

St. Dunstan’s, a British hostel established in 1915 for those blinded in World War I, became a model for other institutions. In the United States, the Evergreen facility, near Baltimore, was less successful and closed in 1925; the reasons for its limited achievement are discussed.

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ISBN: Koe-16
Year of publication: 2004
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