February Book Discussion

Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline

  • Date: 02/11/2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Location: Headquarters Library - Fleming Island
    1895 Town Center Blvd
    Fleming Island, Florida 32003
  • Introduction: Early 1900's so-called orphan trains ran from East Coast to farmlands of Midwest carrying abandoned children their fates determined by pure luck.

Orphan Train  Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline

Between 1854 and 1929 so-called orphan trains ran regularly from the cities of the East Coast to the farmlands of the Midwest carrying thousands of abandoned children whose fates would be determined by pure luck.

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