Orphan Train

Author: Christina Baker Kline
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 006210120X
Size: 45.87 MB
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Christina Baker Kline’s #1 New York Times bestselling novel—the captivating story of a 91-year-old woman with a hidden past as an orphan-train rider and the teenage girl whose own troubled adolescence leads her to seek answers to long ...

Children Of The Orphan Trains

Author: Holly Littlefield
Publisher: Lerner Publications
ISBN: 9781575054667
Size: 68.14 MB
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Recounts the experiences of abandoned, orphaned, or homeless children from city orphanages in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries who were sent out by the trainload to find families that would adopt them or take them as workers.

Orphan Trains

Author: Stephen O'Connor
Publisher: HMH
ISBN: 054752370X
Size: 70.77 MB
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But the CAS no longer dominates child welfare as it did during the orphan train
era. Beginning shortly after the Second World War, New York's Protestant
agencies, whose clientele became increasingly African American, began to lose
out in competition for private donations to Catholic and, to some extent, Jewish
agencies, whose clientele, merely by virtue of the persisting religious segregation
, remained white for longer. Now all of the agencies handle fairly equal portions
of black, ...

The Orphan Train Volume 1 Jim

Author: Philippe Charlot
Publisher: Bamboo
ISBN: 281893060X
Size: 11.98 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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They were among the tens of thousands kids from the streets who were sent to the American West where people were looking for children to love – as well as cheap labour force. 1920 – This is the story of their long journey, made of ...

We Rode The Orphan Trains

Author: Andrea Warren
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618432356
Size: 25.58 MB
Format: PDF
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Describes the journey many orphan children took looking for families and homes to call their own.

The Orphan Train

Author: Steve Brigman
Publisher: XinXii
ISBN: 3957039096
Size: 30.91 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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"Gripping from the first sentence to the last-I could not put this book down... An outstanding debut novel from author Steve Brigman."-Diane Moody, author of "Of Windmills and War" and "A Runaway Pastor's Wife.

Orphan Train Girl

Author: Christina Baker Kline
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062445960
Size: 36.23 MB
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This young readers’ edition of Christina Baker Kline’s #1 New York Times bestselling novel Orphan Train follows a twelve-year-old foster girl who forms an unlikely bond with a ninety-one-year-old woman.