Annual Report of the Commission of Soldiers' Orphan Schools of Pennsylvania for the Year 1888 (Official Document No. 4)

By: E. E. Higbee

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No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. NOT ex-library. . . . . . . . Covers the Following institutions: SCHOOLS: 1.) Chester Springs -- 2.) Harford -- 3.) Industrial School -- 4.) Mansfield -- 5.) McAllisterville -- 6.) Mercer -- 7.) Mount Joy -- 8.) Soldiers’ Orphan Institute -- 9.) Uniontown -- 10.) White Hall -- HOMES: 1.) Church Home -- 2.) Pennsylvania Training School for Feeble-Minded Children -- 3.) St. John’s Orphan Asylum -- 4.) St. Paul’s Orphan Home -- 5.) Tressler Orphan Home . . . . . . . . . . The homes and schools were estatblished 'to educate coming generations to the belief that if men fall on the battle-field or in the discharge of the duties which they owe to the nation, in the defence of Liberty, Justice, and Right, a loving and God-fearing people will take their offspring to themselves as their own, and, so far as can be, fit them physically, mentally, and morally for the stern realities of this world and the enjoyments of that which lies beyond.' -- James Laughery Paul, the Chief Clerk of the Department of Soldiers' Orphan Schools

Title: Annual Report of the Commission of Soldiers' Orphan Schools of Pennsylvania for the Year 1888 (Official Document No. 4)

Author Name: E. E. Higbee

Categories: Collectibles,

Publisher: State of Pennsylvania:

ISBN Number: 281BNB1003280

Size: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used - Good

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