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Beauty is Therapy: Memories of the Traverse City State Hospital

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Memoirs of Earle Steele, a fifty year employee of the Traverse City State Hospital. Steele's first affiliation with the hospital was at age nine when his father began employment at the institution. Ten year's later, the younger Steele began his own employment with the hospital. At the time of his retirment in 1984, Steele was the Superintedent of the Grounds Department. Be ...more
Paperback, 86 pages
Published March 1st 2001 by Denali & Company (first published February 1st 2001)
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interesting narrative of personal experiences while living and working on the grounds of Traverse City State Hospital.
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Interesting read - the history of a former mental hospital in Traverse City, MI. Written from the perspective of a man who worked 50 years at the facility.
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