home children

Related Overviews


Charlotte Whitton (1896—1975)

James Shaver Woodsworth (1874—1942) Methodist minister and politician in Canada


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • History of the Americas


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Between 1869 and the mid-1920s, thousands of British children were sent to Canada to benefit from a better life. Orphaned, abandoned, or left by families too poor to care for ...

Subjects: History of the Americas.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.