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The Orphan Trains: Placing Out in America (Bison Book) (edition 1994)

by Marilyn Irvin Holt

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Title:The Orphan Trains: Placing Out in America (Bison Book)
Authors:Marilyn Irvin Holt
Info:Bison Books (1994), Paperback, 264 pages
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Describes plan and operation of sending women, children and orphans from poverty-stricken city areas to the West to solve the labor shortage there. Program was in operation from the 1850's to the 1920's.
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