Orphan Trains

Orphan Trains

Taking the Rails to A New Life

Book - 2016
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"Tells the story of seven orphans who were settled with families in the Midwest by the Children's Aid Society"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: North Mankato, MN :, Capstone Press,, [2016]
ISBN: 9781623706302
1623706300
9781491485521
1491485523
9781491485514
1491485515
Characteristics: 128 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Clutching his brother's hand: Stanley Cornell
Missionary to "street rats"
Three cheers for Michigan, the first orphan train
From newsboy to news maker: Andrew Burke
A baby doll of her own: Agnes Ruth Anderson Hickok
Just an adopted brat: Robert Hunt Hume
Three mothers and many sisters: Edith Peterson
Pretending to be happy: Marguerite Driscoll Thompson
A little boy with a big imagination: Arthur Field Smith
What happened to the riders?
What happened to the orphan trains?
Orphan train timeline
Glossary.
Summary: "Tells the story of seven orphans who were settled with families in the Midwest by the Children's Aid Society"-- Provided by publisher.

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