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From: Nan Brennan <>
Subject: Re: [IRISH-IN-CHICAGO] 1905 Directory of Asylums and Institutions
Date: Thu, 10 May 2007 09:22:02 -0500
Thanks for your kind remarks.
This is a great list-----I've learned a tremendous amount from the
people on it.
We never lived on the West side. I grew up on the south side (Morgan
Pk and Beverly),
But I have been on the north side for decades.
What parish did you grow up in?
On May 10, 2007, at 7:04 AM, wrote:
> Hi Nan,
> Thank you so much for letting me know the details about Dunning/
> State Hospital & the Dunning family. It's nice to know the
> beginning & the end
> of the story to date. All I knew was the middle. While your
> husband was on
> staff there, did you live on the West side - anywhere around the
> vicinity of
> North Ave between Central & Harlem or Oak Park, Elmwood Park or
> River Forest?
> I grew up in that area until I moved to the suburbs in the late
> 60's. It's a
> real treasure to read & learn so much about the Irish & Chicago in
> earlier years. Thank you for all the advice, help, & additional
> knowledge that
> you give to all of us.
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