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Author: Janet GrahamEdward GrayStacy KeachEdward Gray Films.WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)All authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An examination of the results of the work of the Children's Aid Society in New York. From from 1853 to 1929, the Society sent over 100,000 homeless and orphaned children from the city to homes in rural America.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Historical television programs
History
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Janet Graham; Edward Gray; Stacy Keach; Edward Gray Films.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); PBS Video.
ISBN: 0780618955 9780780618954
OCLC Number: 33989192
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as an episode of the television series: The American experience.
Credits: Narrator, Stacy Keach ; editor, Josh Waletzky ; photography, Edward Marritz, Gary Steele ; music, Michael Bacon.
Performer(s): Narrator: Stacy Keach.
Description: 1 videocassette (57 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: American experience (Television program)
Responsibility: a production of Edward Gray Films, Inc. ; WGBH, Boston ; produced and directed by Janet Graham and Edward Gray ; written by Edward Gray.

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An examination of the results of the work of the Children's Aid Society in New York. From from 1853 to 1929, the Society sent over 100,000 homeless and orphaned children from the city to homes in rural America.

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