Remember Me

Orphan Train Rider : One Boy's True Story
Children's - Grade 3-4, Age 8-9 
80 p.  
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ISBN 9780395913628
Publisher 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

The history of the orphan trains combined with the story of Lee Nailling, who in 1926 rode an orphan train to Texas.
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