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Author Talk: Amanda Hunyar, “St. Louis State Hospital: A 150-Year Journey Toward Hope”

May23
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  • Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Cost: FREE
  • Venue: Bellefontaine Cemetery and Arboretum
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Bellefontaine Cemetery is honored to host an author talk on “St. Louis State Hospital: A 150-Year Journey Toward Hope.”  Author Amanda Hunyar will take you behind the scenes and through the history of the iconic building with a complex tale to tell. Once the third largest hospital in St. Louis, and a place of healing and hope for thousands, its stories from generations past are finally ready to be shared.

Amanda Hunya is the librarian and historian at St. Louis Psychiatric Rehabilitation Center (formerly St. Louis State Hospital).

Seating in Hostchkiss Chapel is limited. Reservations are required.

Bellefontaine Cemetery. Voted #2 Best Hidden Gem. STLTODAY.COM 2018 GO! Awards.