Boys Town: The Constant Spirit

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Boys Town: The Constant Spirit maps the remarkable journey of a tiny youth refuge, Father Flanagan's Boys' Home, from its humble beginnings in December 1917 to its role as a leading national force in youth care by the end of the century. Compiling over 200 photographs from the Boys Town archives, author James R. Ivey recreates the history of the ideas, successes, and triumphs of Father Flanagan and his boys. In 1917, Father Edward J. Flanagan, a Roman Catholic priest and Irish immigrant, borrowed $90 from a friend to open a ...

Boys Town:: The Constant Spirit 2000, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738508276

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Boys Town: The Constant Spirit 2000, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531605100

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