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No. 43. No. 3, Russell, Kansas. | Flickr - Photo Sharing! Orphan Train, Southern Methodist University, Research Images, Land Of Oz, Grasshoppers, Railroad Tracks, Kansas, History, Sweet

No. 43. No. 3, Russell, Kansas.

Title: No. 43. No. 3, Russell, Kansas. Creator: Benecke, Robert, 1835-1903 Date: 1873 Place: Russell, Kansas Part Of: On the Kansas Pacific Railway Physical Description: 1 photographic print: albumen; 19.25 x 25 cm. on 20 x 27.5 cm. mount File: vault_ag1982_0086_43_opt.jpg Rights: Please cite DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University when using this file. A high-resolution version of this file may be obtained for a fee. For details see the…

 Main Street of Ellis, Kansas. Orphan Train, Southern Methodist University, Research Images, Grasshoppers, Main Street, Kansas, Maine, History, Historia
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No. 53. Main Street of Ellis, Kansas.

Title: No. 53. Main Street of Ellis, Kansas. Creator: Benecke, Robert, 1835-1903 Date: 1873 Place: Ellis, Kansas Part Of: On the Kansas Pacific Railway Physical Description: 1 photographic print: albumen; 19.25 x 25 cm. on 20 x 27.5 cm. mount File: vault_ag1982_0086_53_opt.jpg Rights: Please cite DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University when using this file. A high-resolution version of this file may be obtained for a fee. For details see the…

Furman Owens, 12 years old. Said: "Yes, I want to learn but can't when I work all the time." Been in the mills 4 years, 3 years in the Olympia Mill. History Facts, World History, Lewis Wickes Hine, Don Delillo, Industrial Revolution, Thats The Way, Interesting History, The Good Old Days, Old Photos

Child Labor in America 1908-12: Lewis Hine Photos - Faces of Lost Youth

FETID AIR: Airshaft of a dumbbell tenement, New York City, taken from the roof, ca. Supposedly for air circulation and sunlight, the air shafts of the old style tenements provided neither. Tree Grows In Brooklyn, Nyc, Slums, Old Buildings, Historical Pictures, Rhode Island, New York City, Inspiration, History
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American Cities Pre-1950

A photographic journey through American Cities, pre-1950. Nashville, Tenn., from the statehouse, 1864. Photograph by George N. Barnard. Mathew Brady collection. The statehouse portico guarded by artillery in the foreground. Smartly dressed couple seated on an 1886-model bicycle for two. The South Portico of the White House, Washington, D.C., in the background. A military parade down the main street of Phoenix, Ariz., ca. 1888. Panorama of Portland, Oreg., in 1890. Mount Hood in the…

A sketch of the residents of Five Points, a famously Irish neighborhood in New York. Proving that American slang has its roots in the Irish American urban experience. New London, London Life, New York Chinatown, Irish Famine, Howard Pyle, Gangs Of New York, Irish American, American History, Early American
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Le Train des orphelins » T2 (« Harvey ») par Xavier Fourquemin et Philippe Charlot Newspaper

Illustration de la misère infantile (Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1885) 5942522222

 Paul's Union Depot will host a multi-media performance about the history of the orphan trains. Thousands of orphans rode on trains from the east coast to find homes in the towns and farms of the Midwest. Us History, Family History, American History, History Education, American Life, Teaching History, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Ride On Train
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Stunning image from Lewis Hine - Little Orphan Annie in a Pittsburgh Institution, 1910 Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Creepy Pictures, Lewis Wickes Hine, Inge Morath, Fotografia Social, Pittsburgh

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The 8 Wonders of Kansas History - A Kansas Sampler Foundation Project Us History, American History, Train Costume, Orphan Train, Train Info, Innocence Lost, Train Posters, Research Images, Train Pictures
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The 8 Wonders of Kansas History

Kansas Sampler Foundation is to preserve and sustain rural culture by educating Kansans about Kansas and by networking and supporting rural communities.

Edward Hoyt: Train Rider with Two Families Orphan Train, Train Info, Train Museum, Innocence Lost, Research Images, Genealogy, How To Remove, Children, Kids
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Children's Aid Society placement card

Children's Aid Society placement card

by Dorothea Lange June “View out of rear window tenement dwelling of Mr. Jacob Solomon, 133 Avenue D, New York City. The Solomon family are all on the accepted list for resettlement at Hightstown, New Jersey. Annie Leibovitz, Messina, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Dorothea Lange Photography, Shorpy Historical Photos, Vintage New York, Slums, Rear Window
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Rear Window: 1936 high-resolution photo

Vintage photographs available as fine-art prints or digital stock images

History in Photos: Lewis Hine - Farm Work Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Orphan Train, Lewis Hine, Research Images, American Children, Texas History, History Photos, Industrial Revolution

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Katie, 13 years old, and Angeline, 11 years old, making cuffs, January 1912 | Flickr - Photo Sharing! Old Irish, Irish Lace, Babysitting Jobs, Lewis Hine, Research Images, Victorian Life, Some Nights, Summer Jobs, 13 Year Olds
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Katie, 13 years old, and Angeline, 11 years old, making cuffs, January 1912

Original Caption: Katie, 13 years old, and Angeline, 11 years old, making cuffs, Irish lace. Income about $1 a week. Works some nights till 8 P.M. New York City, January 1912 U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 102-LH-2806 Photographer: Hine, Lewis Subjects: Child Labor National Child Labor Committee Working Conditions Factory Persistent URL: research.archives.gov/description/523512 Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National…

A young girl carrying bundle of coats home to be finished in Photo by Lewis Hine. New York To Paris, New York City, Carleton Watkins, Lewis Hine, Research Images, Places In America, Still Picture, Punk Princess, Photo Maps
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Young girl carrying bundle of coats home to be finished. New York City, February 1912

Original Caption: Young girl carrying bundle of coats home to be finished. New York City, February 1912 U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 102-LH-2858 Photographer: Hine, Lewis Subjects: Child Labor National Child Labor Committee Working Conditions Factory Persistent URL: research.archives.gov/description/523520 Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD…

These vintage photos from the early take you back in time to places in Kansas you might know very well. Have you seen these Kansas locations before they became what they are today? Bluff City, Research Images, Back In Time, Cool Photos, Amazing Photos, Main Street, Vintage Photos, Kansas, Maine

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Explore Glen's Pics' photos on Flickr. Glen's Pics has uploaded 1896 photos to Flickr.