The Orphan Trains: The Story of Charles Loring Brace and the Children He Saved and Failed, 1853-1929

By: O'Connor, Stephen

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No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality.-------------- A history of the Children's Aid Society focuses on the orphan trains, which, between 1853 and 1929, sent some 250,000 abandoned children from New York City into the homes of families in the rural Midwest, describing the fates--for good or ill--of the youngsters who were part of this controversial child welfare program.

Title: The Orphan Trains: The Story of Charles Loring Brace and the Children He Saved and Failed, 1853-1929

Author Name: O'Connor, Stephen

Categories: Other,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 2001

ISBN Number: 0395841739

ISBN Number 13: 9780395841730

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 011119

Keywords: Social Work,