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The Courier-Journal Newspaper Article

Identifier: MSS-2613

Scope and Contents

This newspaper article from The Courier-Journal of Louisville, Kentucky appeared in the newspaper on June 28, 1983. The article is titled" REUNION: Old grads find new day for Bethlehem Academy offers a flavor of its own. Bethlehem Academy was a Catholic boarding school for girls open between at least the 1870s and 1950s in Elizabethtown, Kentucky. The school eventually closed. The article talks of the renovation of the school in 1982 by Mrs. Edith Ray and the reunion opportunity it offered many former students. Their memories and stories are quoted in the article.


  • 1983-06-28


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An article about the Bethlehem Academy renovation by Mrs. Edith Ray. Former students are quoted in the article concerning their memories and thoughts on the renovation. The academy was closed, but is now available to rent out for meetings and private parties. The article mentions the academy's place as a landmark of the Hardin County Historical Society.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Wade Hall.

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Processed by Jamie Burke, November 2009


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