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St. Joseph's - A Calling Not a Job

Kim Cosgrove (left) and Kady Phelps created an exhibit about the history of St. Joseph’s Hospital
It was a hospital, yes. But Lowell’s St. Joseph’s Hospital was so much more to the nuns who worked there and to the residents of the Acre neighborhood. Now, two UMass Lowell students have created a tribute to the hospital.
Kim Cosgrove and Kady Phelps (right, pursuing her Master's in History) created the exhibit.