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Kansas City Women of Independent Minds
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TitleKansas City Women of Independent Minds
AbstractPhoto and bio of Della Cochrane Lamb, or Della Lamb, founder and head of the "Institutional Neighborhood House" for neglected children. Description of her life and career, coming to Kansas City (residence at 1807 East 7th Street) in the late 1800s from her native Illinois and starting her day nursery on 5th Street in the 1890s and opening the children's center in 1906 at the Institutional Church (changed in 1946 in name "to the Della C. Lamb Neighborhood House") and dying in 1951.
AuthorJane F. Flynn
Location920.72 F64k
Chapter Title57 (Della Cochrane Lamb)
Local SubjectLamb, Della C.
Community Centers
Item TypeBook
Access This ItemThis document is not available online. You may come to the Missouri Valley Room to view it or request a photocopy from the Library's Document Delivery service. https://www.kclibrary.org/services/copy-requests
Item ID113559
CONTENTdm number7198
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