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HEARTLAND HIGHWAYS

Episode 1211

  • Aired: 04/25/2014
  • 26:47
  • Rating: NR
In this episode we take a look back at a tragic event in the history of the region. The 1949 St. Anthony Hospital fire took the lives of 77 people and changed the community of Effingham. We also take a look at the history of teacher education and the development of the Normal School tradition in Illinois.
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A look back at the tragic St. Anthony Hospital fire in 1949.
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