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A Home of Another Kind: One Chicago Orphanage and the Tangle of Child Welfare

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A Home of Another Kind: One Chicago Orphanage and the Tangle of Child Welfare - Cmiel, Kenneth J

In the most comprehensive account ever written of an American orphanage, an institution about which even its many new advocates and experts know little, Kenneth Cmiel exposes America's changing attitudes toward child welfare. The book begins with the fascinating history of the Chicago Nursery and Half-Orphan Asylum from 1860 through 1984, when it ... Read More

A Home of Another Kind: One Chicago Orphanage and the Tangle of Child Welfare 1995, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226110844

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