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Orphan train rider [electronic resource] : One Boy's True Story. Andrea Warren.

Warren, Andrea. (Author). Hicks, Laura. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780792796411 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (2 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., and Buck 50 Productions, LLC, 2013.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Laura Hicks.
Summary, etc.: Between 1854 and 1930, more than 200,000 orphaned or abandoned children were sent west on orphan trains to find new homes. Some were adopted by loving families; others were not as fortunate. In recent years, some of the riders have begun to share their stories. Andrea Warren alternates chapters about the history of the orphan trains with the story of Lee Nailling, who in 1926 rode an orphan train to Texas.
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 40525 KB).
Subject: Juvenile Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
History.
Genre: Electronic books.

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