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A 1902 photo , taken in New York, of Agnes Wagner and her four brothers before she put them on an orphan train to Nebraska. William, 14, Agnes, 26, Wesley, 13, Earnest, 10 and Arthur, 12. There is a story here.

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Four-Strap Shoes with Cutwork: ca. 1913, kid with cap toe, button straps with three teardrop cutouts at each side.

Spitalfields nippers: London's poorest children in the early 1900s – in pictures

Orphan Train. These children truly were victims - lost parents, heritage, sold to the highest bidder across the states.

Train Travel in the 1800s - These photos will take you inside the Rococo period Pullman train car. ...

Pinckney Players bring 'Orphan Train' to stage

Orphan Train, the Musical, with direction by Pat Birch and Sct design and projection design by Richard Finkelstein

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