The Orphan Trains Between 1854 and 1929 an estimated 200,000 homeless, abandoned or orphaned children were placed by in homes throughout the U.S. and Canada in what became known as the Orphan Train Movement.

Between 1854 and 1929 an estimated 200,000 homeless, abandoned or orphaned children were placed by eastern charity institutions like the … Continue reading The Orphan Trains Between 1854 and 1929 an estimated 200,000 homeless, abandoned or orphaned children were placed by in homes throughout the U.S. and Canada in what became known as the Orphan Train Movement.