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The Resource Nettie and Nellie Crook : orphan train sisters, by Susan Hill writing as E.F. Abbott ; with illustrations by Clint Hansen

Nettie and Nellie Crook : orphan train sisters, by Susan Hill writing as E.F. Abbott ; with illustrations by Clint Hansen

Label
Nettie and Nellie Crook : orphan train sisters
Title
Nettie and Nellie Crook
Title remainder
orphan train sisters
Statement of responsibility
by Susan Hill writing as E.F. Abbott ; with illustrations by Clint Hansen
Title variation
Nettie & Nellie Crook
Title variation remainder
orphan train sisters
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twin sisters Nettie and Nellie Crook are taken away from their disfunctional parents in 1910 when they are only five years old and placed in an orphanage--at six they are put on the orphan train by the Children's Aid Society and moved from New York City to Kansas, ending up in a household where they are treated more as servants than children
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
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Abbott, E. F
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hill, Susan
  • Hansen, Clint
Series statement
Based on a true story
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's Aid Society (New York, N.Y.)
  • Orphan trains
  • Orphans
  • Twins
  • Sisters
  • Child abuse
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Kansas
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Nettie and Nellie Crook : orphan train sisters, by Susan Hill writing as E.F. Abbott ; with illustrations by Clint Hansen
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2015004154
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
161 pages
Isbn
9781250068354
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2015004154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Nettie and Nellie Crook : orphan train sisters, by Susan Hill writing as E.F. Abbott ; with illustrations by Clint Hansen
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2015004154
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
161 pages
Isbn
9781250068354
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2015004154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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