TITLE

Juvenile Facilities, Orphan Trains, and Imperialism

PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Journal of Correctional Education;Jun2002, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the history of English colonization including indenturing servants to the American colonies, sending convicts to Australia, and shipping orphans to Canada. Transportation of population to meet demand in frontier areas of the British empire; Adoption of the orphan train procedure by the U.S. during the late 19th century.
ACCESSION #
11094739

 

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