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"Covenant Childrens Home " i Princeton , Burea County, Illinois. Eugene Hilding ,kom på dette barnehjemmet, i ca. 1930, han ble adoptert bort i 1932.

"Covenant Childrens Home " i Princeton , Burea County, Illinois. Eugene Hilding ,kom på dette barnehjemmet, i ca. 1930, han ble adoptert bort i 1932.

Farmor`s bror sin  hustru bodde i Drexel ave. i 1930, med de to yngste barna, Eugene Hilding og Zandra.

Farmor`s bror sin hustru bodde i Drexel ave. i 1930, med de to yngste barna, Eugene Hilding og Zandra.

Englewood var den bydelen/nabolaget i Chicago som hadde flest immigranter fra land i Europa, på begynnelsen av 1900 tallet og utover.

Englewood var den bydelen/nabolaget i Chicago som hadde flest immigranter fra land i Europa, på begynnelsen av 1900 tallet og utover.

LES street w yiddish signs.1900

LES street w yiddish signs.1900

Hobo’s were not tramps or bums, but migratory workers. Hobo’s during the Great Depression were often fathers who had lost their jobs. Sometimes they were women looking for work, or teenagers whose parents could no longer afford to feed them. 2 million men and 8000 women road the rails during the Dirty Thirties. As many as 6,500 hobo's were killed each year.

Hobo’s were not tramps or bums, but migratory workers. Hobo’s during the Great Depression were often fathers who had lost their jobs. Sometimes they were women looking for work, or teenagers whose parents could no longer afford to feed them. 2 million men and 8000 women road the rails during the Dirty Thirties. As many as 6,500 hobo's were killed each year.

The History of Indentured Servants - In Colonial America, indentured slaves did not only consist of Africans, but a large majority of them were Irish, Scottish, English, and Germans, who were brought over from Europe and were paying their debt for the passage over sea.

The History of Indentured Servants - In Colonial America, indentured slaves did not only consist of Africans, but a large majority of them were Irish, Scottish, English, and Germans, who were brought over from Europe and were paying their debt for the passage over sea.

Philadelphia circa 1907. "City Hall, Broad Street north from Locust."

Philadelphia circa 1907. "City Hall, Broad Street north from Locust."

Jennifer Cronin, "What was Once a Home (South Carpenter Street)", 13" x 24", Carbon pencil on toned paper, 2015

Jennifer Cronin, "What was Once a Home (South Carpenter Street)", 13" x 24", Carbon pencil on toned paper, 2015

South Champlain street, Chicago. Farmor`s bror`s siste bostedsadresse i 1951.

South Champlain street, Chicago. Farmor`s bror`s siste bostedsadresse i 1951.

history of englewood chicago - Google Search

history of englewood chicago - Google Search

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