History. Cutaway illustration of a hobo stove, an improvised portable heat-
producing and cooking device, utilizing air convection.
Apr 16, 2015 ... According to Roger A. Bruns' 1980 book Knights of the Road: A Hobo History,
hoboes helped build the very railroads they traveled on, as well ...
If the farmer was generous, the hobo would mark the lane so that later hoboes
would know this was a good place to beg. Millie Opitz remembers hoboes
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Jun 13, 2008 ... Information on the hobos during the great depression this is not my video so no
one sue me.
This book is a compilation of different aspects of Hobo History from the end of the
Civil War until today. It does not go into specifics about any one person, except ...
“Missing Inventor Found in Reno Hobo Jungle,” read the 1958 headline of the
Tucson Daily Citizen. Elmer Meukel, a 41-year-old self-taught engineer, who ...
Little-Noticed Survival Lessons From History's Hobos And Vagabonds. As long
as man has organized into society, there have been those on the fringe.
Both Allsop (1967) and Anderson view the hobo as occupying a unique position
in American history and society, inheritors as Mathers (1973) asserts of a ...
Aug 21, 2012 ... The town of Britt, Iowa, is known as the hobo capital of the world. ..... and hoboes-
at-heart all strive to spread the culture and history of the hobo.
Thoughts of late 19th century and early 20th century America frequently evoke
images of the romantic life of the hobo. Unlike tramps or bums, who only worked