Evelyn Lucille Bethea Bedgood - 1938
The east corner of the D.A. Blodgett Home is visible behind the sign that reads, "Mary Free Bed Guild Convalescent Home and Orthopedic Center.
|Title||D. A. Blodgett Home - Mary Free Bed|
|Creator||Evelyn Lucille Bethea Bedgood|
|Current Address||920 Cherry St. SE|
|Pre 1912 Address||662 Cherry St. SE|
|Architect||Asbury W. Buckley, Chicago, IL|
|Contractor||N. J. Westra, Grand Rapids|
|Original Owner||Children's Home Society|
|Neighborhood||Fairmount Square District|
|Information Source||ICCF; Michigan Tradesman, September 16, 1908, page 2|
Photograph taken by Ms. Bedgood when her daughter, Bobbie Jean, was a patient here. The building was leased to the Mary Free Bed Guild for use as an orthopedic center and convalescent hospital for children in 1935.