1999 has finally arrived...and with it the Y2K crisis. You may be concerned about your bank account, but the real threat is to your family's health. The critical industries: utilities, healthcare, food supplies, transportation and pharmaceuticals are all at risk. According to both government and private reports these industries are likely to experience major disruptions and the result...
During the Orphan Trains Era, 1854 until 1929, an estimated 200,000 orphaned, abandoned, or homeless children and families were relocated from major metropolitan east coast cities to new homes in the "west" traveling aboard trains. Children relocated via
Orphan Train Riders: Entrance Records from the American Female Guardian Society's Home for the Friendless in New York, Volume 2
This volume of records from the â€œsurrender booksâ€ of the American Female Guardian Societyâ€™s Home for the Friendless in New York spans the years 1880-1930. The books contain records of children being admitted and discharged from the homes. Nearly 250,000 c