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An orphanage is a residential institution devoted to the care of orphans – children whose .... Orphanages were also set up in the United States from the early 19th century, although under the ...

Orphanages - Orphanages in the United States, PostCivil War ...

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Although most orphanages were established in western and southern Europe, a few were also .... But during the 1930s, orphanages became crowded again.

Orphanages Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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In these institutions child-to-caregivers ratios were 3:1 and the children experienced ... The conditions in Romanian orphanages were similar to or worse than the conditions ..... But during the 1930s, orphanages became crowded again .

The Rise and Demise of the American Orphanage

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There were county orphanages, Catholic, Protestant and Jewish orphanages, ... " It seemed shocking to me that somebody could toss off a proposal like this with so ... In the 1930s, Dexter had been a Unitarian minister, and he had visited many  ...

Living | Memories Of The Orphanage -- Two Men Relive Their Days ...

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Jul 21, 1995 ... ... operated at one time by the children - were at the orphanage in the 1930s and ' 40s, ... The orphans always won at the state track meets because they were fed ... would find one ally, Freedman, for his support of orphanages.

There's No Place like Home: The Role of the Montana State ...

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Dec 11, 2014 ... Most, like the Freedman children, were not true orphans, but rather ... As traditional orphanages lost favor the state instituted reforms, like the ... In the 1930s the average population of the Twin Bridges institution was 282.

A View of American Orphanages Through A Study of the History of ...

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Almost all of these early orphanages were indeed attached to a particular religious denomination. ...... during the golden age of orphan asylums and, like the Ohio Pythian Home, it provided for ... became known as Chapin Hall in the 1930s. 84.

Adoption History: Fostering and Foster Care - University of Oregon

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In the early twentieth century, the cause was taken up by reformers like Henry Dwight ... but in 1910, there were well over 1000 orphanages in the United States , and their ... On the front lines of this movement were “foster parents” who took other ... Between the 1930s and the 1970s, as foster care became more common for ...

Orphanages - Encyclopedia of Chicago

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The first Chicago orphanages, the Chicago Orphan Asylum and the Catholic Orphan ... A few of them, like the Home for the Friendless, were gigantic, housing  ...

Children, Dependent - Encyclopedia of Chicago

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Parents on their way west were known to abandon their children on the streets ... Orphanages like Angel Guardian Orphanage, the Protestant Chicago ... Efforts to build a black foster care system in the 1920s and 1930s did not come to much.

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Orphans in the 1900s | Our Everyday Life

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Very often, orphans were neglected kids of single parents, families in ... About Kids in Colonial Times · What Was Family Life Like in Colonial New England? ... Unfortunately, orphanages were scarce and many children were left on their own. ... and continued to place them as day laborers on farms throughout the 1930s.

History Of Orphanages - SlideShare

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Jan 6, 2010 ... History of orphanages There have been children's homes, or orphanages, since the Middle ... 0 Comments: 1 Like: Statistics: Notes ... Between the 1890s and 1930s, many orphans were put on "orphan trains" and shipped out ...

United States orphanages -- individual orphanages - Post-war Years

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Oct 24, 2004 ... Orphanages were established througout the United States in the late 19th centutry. ... New York Catholic Orphanage (1930s-40s) ... I remember that we souned like a hor of locusts in our new cords when we marched to school ...