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KCU D'Angelo Library Historical Archives: CMH Restoration

Front Entrance

 

Front Lobby Staircase

 

Kiddy Kar Street

 

Ambition Steps

At the rear of the property this stone structure's arches shaded Kiddy Kar Street. The front had six-inch high "Ambition Steps", called that because they were to serve as an inducement for the children to get exercise climbing to the top where toys and a playground awaited them.

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Front Entrance

 

Roof

This was once the Sun Cure Porch where the children received "heliotherapy".

Interior

 

Belvedere

 

Steps and Belvedere