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Childrens Playroom, St Pelagias Home, Highgate


Childrens Playroom, St Pelagias Home, Highgate


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Childrens Playroom, St Pelagias Home, Highgate

The childrens playroom at St Pelagias Home for penitent girls at 34 Highgate West Hill, London N6. The home provided accommodation for unmarried mothers and their children. Date: circa 1932

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Accommodation Highgate Mothers Pauper Penitent Provided Unmarried Workhouse Play Room


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This print showcases the children's playroom at St Pelagias Home for penitent girls in Highgate, London circa 1932. The home served as a refuge for unmarried mothers and their children, providing them with accommodation and support during challenging times. In this image, we are transported back to an era where innocence and joy fill the air. The playroom is filled with laughter, imagination, and boundless energy as the children engage in various activities. Toys of all shapes and sizes can be seen scattered across the room - dolls waiting to be cuddled, building blocks ready to create towering structures, and board games eager to entertain young minds. The atmosphere exudes warmth and compassion as dedicated caregivers watch over these precious little souls. They provide a safe haven where these vulnerable youngsters can thrive despite their circumstances. It is evident that every effort has been made to create an environment that nurtures growth, creativity, and happiness. This print not only captures a moment frozen in time but also serves as a poignant reminder of the importance of compassion towards those facing adversity. It reminds us that even amidst challenges such as societal stigma or financial hardship, there is always hope for brighter futures when love is extended unconditionally. As we gaze upon this snapshot from history, let us reflect on our own capacity for empathy and consider how we can make a positive impact on the lives of others today.

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