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Riding the Orphan Train with Rudy Daniels

When Feb 04, 2018
from 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM
Where Hoffman Room
Contact Name Mary Potter Kenyon
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Join speaker Rudy Daniels as he talks about Orphan Trains, which were a unique American phenomenon. Rudy will explain why and how the movement started, the various agencies that sponsored the children, the train routes used, and the different train cars they occupied. Refreshments provided. Funded by Humanities Iowa, a private, non-profit state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.