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While many of Harrisburg’s City Beautiful advocates sought to “save” the people of the Old Eighth Ward from the outside, many individuals and organizations within the ward dedicated their lives to serving the community as well as the wider city.
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Hermeling, Drew and Digital Harrisburg, "Serving the People of the Old Eighth Ward - With biography of Sister Mary Clare Grace" (2019). Look Up, Look Out. 1.