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The Resource Orphan train rider : one boy's true story, by Andrea Warren

Orphan train rider : one boy's true story, by Andrea Warren

Label
Orphan train rider : one boy's true story
Title
Orphan train rider
Title remainder
one boy's true story
Statement of responsibility
by Andrea Warren
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the placement of over 200,000 orphaned or abandoned children in homes throughout the Midwest from 1854 to 1929 by recounting the story of one boy and his brothers
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
YN362.7
LC item number
.W37or 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Orphan train rider : one boy's true story, by Andrea Warren
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 73-74) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Orphan Trains -- Lee Loses His Mother -- Too Many Orphans -- Life in the Orphanage -- The First Orphan Trains -- The Pink Envelope -- Finding Homes for Orphans -- Lee Arrives in Texas -- When the Orphan Trains come to Town -- Lee Finds a Home -- The Last Orphan Trains -- Lee Loses One Brother and Finds Two More
Control code
31756231
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
80 pages
Isbn
9780395698228
Lccn
94043688
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)31756231
Label
Orphan train rider : one boy's true story, by Andrea Warren
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 73-74) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Orphan Trains -- Lee Loses His Mother -- Too Many Orphans -- Life in the Orphanage -- The First Orphan Trains -- The Pink Envelope -- Finding Homes for Orphans -- Lee Arrives in Texas -- When the Orphan Trains come to Town -- Lee Finds a Home -- The Last Orphan Trains -- Lee Loses One Brother and Finds Two More
Control code
31756231
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
80 pages
Isbn
9780395698228
Lccn
94043688
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)31756231

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