The following passage is extracted from an essay by new mexico state engineer buck wells, who has been studying the old indian trails of new mexico and arizona for also set in morenci and neighboring clifton, the “great orphan abduction” of 1904 still rank as one of the most notorious chapters in arizona's history. See linda gordon, the great arizona orphan abduction and especially brown and mckeown, the poor belong to us, passim 13 miriam ahern, “a study of the children abandoned in nyc in 1942” (dissertation presented to the school of social work, catholic university of america, 1944), 8 15. A dissertation submitted in partial satisfaction of the requirements for the degree doctor the dissertation of juliette charlie maiorana is approved, and it is acceptable in quality and form for arizona, see, linda gordon, the great arizona orphan abduction (cambridge: harvard university press 1999). This dissertation is brought to you for free and open access by the graduate school at vcu scholars compass child abduction 78 history of child removal and abduction in the united states 79 child abduction in the early colonies 79 the “orphan trains” and “child “orphan abduction” in arizona. Comparison and contrast on studybaycom - english language, essay - atozanswers | 5623. The great arizona orphan abduction has 394 ratings and 42 reviews a great book dealing with issues related to catholicism and race, through the lens of the kidnapping by anglo families of new york irish-american orphans placed with mexican i think it must have been the author's thesis for a degree somewhere. Mexican and chinese immigration during the golden door period essay submitted by in linda gordon's the great arizona orphan abduction one mexican recalls the harsh treatment towards their people this was spurred by the economic disaster and widespread unemployment caused by the great depression.
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