Categories
Log in
There’s more to see...
Sign up to see the rest of what’s here!
Visit Site
Corrine O
Corrine O • 1 year ago

Roman Catholic Orphan Asylum. 301 West Kingsbridge Road at Sedgwick Avenue The Bronx, N.Y.

Related Pins

notes pinned to babies left on the doorstep of the Catholic orphan asylums in Manhattan, 1880s

Group of little girls performing a dance with American flags on a small stage, ca. 1911. Probably at the Roman Catholic Orphan Asylum, Kingsbridge, Bronx. Glass negative, William D. Hassler Photograph Collection, PR 083. New-York Historical Society.

Graves of a Catholic woman and her Protestant husband, who were not allowed to be buried together.

The graves of the Titanic dead Most of the gravestones identical, with the name and identification number of the victim, and the identical date of death, 15 April 1912. There are over 300 graves in Halifax.

Welcome to St John's School - A quality, affordable Catholic elementary school in Bronx, NY

Mary Jane Baade, age 2 years, 2 months, came to Grand Island on the orphan train to meet her new family. Of the nine traveling west that summer of 1912, Mary Jane was the "littlest one of the whole bunch," she says. She remembers bits of the journey. It was the first time she had ever been outside. Placed in a New York orphanage when she was two weeks old she lived inside the walls of the Catholic institution for the first 26 months of her life. The nuns there stitched the

Isola di Ventotene...Italy