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Helpful Links

Helpful links

Links to information about the American Experience program on orphan trains and a teacher’s guide.
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/orphan/

The official website of The Children’s Aid Society.
http://www.childrensaidsociety.org/about/history/orphan-trains

The Lit Lovers page with summary, discussion questions, etc.
http://www.litlovers.com/reading-guides/13-fiction/9196-orphan-train-kline

NPR Weekend Edition interview with Christina Baker Kline
http://www.npr.org/2013/04/14/176920218/after-tragedy-young-girl-shipped-west-on-orphan-train

History of the orphan trains
http://www.kancoll.org/articles/orphans/or_hist.htm

YouTube video in which Christina Baker Kline answers common questions about her novel
https://youtu.be/4zVe698daTE

Orphan Train Rider Museum Opelousas Interviews — video
https://youtu.be/CytQh5GHE3o

National Orphan Train Complex
http://orphantraindepot.org/history/