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Leprosy: The Daughters of Charity at Carville

Join us for a talk with Elizabeth Schexnyder, curator of the National Hansen’s Disease Programs Museum. Ms Schexnyder will share the story of the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul, who cared for quarantined patients from 1896-2005 at what would later become the National Leprosarium at Carville, Louisiana.

Sunday, June 4
1:00 – 2:00 PM
South Regional Library

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