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Orphan Trains in Iowa History

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Iowa State Historical Department, Division of the State Historical Society

Contents

Features
4 All Aboard! The Orphan Trains Come to Iowa
14 Clara Comstock: Attempting the Impossible
20 www.History!
22 A New Hope in Iowa
25 Letters from Riders
34 “I have no regrets...”
36 Iowa’s Orphans
38 The Boy With Two Names
39 How Should We View the Orphan Train Movement?

Living History
10 The Amazing Journey of Arthur Field Smith
12 Chosen: The Story of Dorothy Urch
16 Dorothea Kniess
17 Ruth Hickok
18 At Home in Maquoketa: Dorothy Buck
24 Madonna Harms: History Keeper!
26 Catching History in the Act

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2 Dear Readers
28 Goldfinch Fiction: Carlo's Journey Home
32 History Makers

Total pages

40

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Copyright © 2000 Iowa State Historical Department

The Goldfinch, Vol. 21, no. 3 (2000)

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