Orphan Voyage

Kittson, Ruthena Hill

Published by New York, Washington, Hollywood: Vantage Press, 1968
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Title: Orphan Voyage

Publisher: New York, Washington, Hollywood: Vantage Press

Publication Date: 1968

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Edition: 1st Edition

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259 p. The author of this book, an economist and social worker and herself an adoptee, is the founder of the Life History Center (at the time of writing the Orphan Voyage) in Philadelphia. Its goal was to serve as a communication center between adopted persons and others, and a source of information on the subject. Through correspondence and extensive field trips, she amassed a great deal of material. One of those field trips was to conduct the Michigan Adoption Study, covered extensively in the book. Small octavo (8 1/4"x 5 1/2"), navy blue hard cover, fine; dust jacket near fine with tiny, faint rubs and chips. Bookseller Inventory # 011617RK

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