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Mother Donit Fore the Best: Correspondence of a Nineteenth- Century Orphan Asylum (New York State Series) Paperback – April 1, 1996

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  • Series: New York State Series
  • Paperback: 206 pages
  • Publisher: Syracuse University Press (April 1, 1996)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 081560341X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0815603412
  • Product Dimensions: 6.1 x 0.5 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 11.5 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
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I've studied life in late nineteenth-century orphanages and thought that I had a fairly accurate view of the subject. This tells the story from a totally different point of view. These letters between the administrator of an orphan asylum and the parents who were, for a variety of reasons (mostly poverty), forced to admit their children there are, for the most part, heart-breaking. These letters do, however, provide an amazing view of the incredible love these parents had for their children and the sacrifices they made for the sake of those children. A very educational read.
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