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The Work at Samarcand

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In the Sandhill region near Samarcand, the State Home and Industrial School for Girls rehabilitates troubled young women. Those sent there learn self-reliance, which included lessons in traditional female gender roles of cooking, laundry, and farming basics. The campus included an auditorium, hospital, dorms, and various administrative buildings.
The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 3 Issue 45, Apr 1936, p7, 20, il