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The Oxford and Lower Dublin Poor House
by Gerard J. St. John   
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Last edited: Friday, May 14, 2010
Posted: Friday, May 14, 2010

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Hardly anyone remembers the old poorhouse in northeast Philadelphia, but it represents more than two centuries of public service. Today, it continues to serve the community despite the continued efforts of municipal leaders to usurp its basic purpose.



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