The Twelfth Annual Report of the Protestant Orphan Asylum Society, of the City of San Francisco, 1863 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The Twelfth Annual Report of the Protestant Orphan Asylum Society, of the City of San Francisco, 1863 During the past year the Asylum has afi'orded a home to one hundred and twenty-six children; of these, thir ty-seven have been removed by their parents or friends, eight have been indentured or adopted, and one has died, leaving at present in the Asylum eighty, of whom forty-six are boys and thirty-four girls. The ages of the children range from one and a half to fourteen years. The number of inmates would have been much greater, but owing to the limited accommodations of the Asylum, and the inconveniences of building, the Man agers have been compelled to reject a number of appli cations, _receiving only the most urgent cases. -but when the new building is completed and furnished it will comfortably accommodate three hundred children, and then they hope to be enabled to relieve all cases that need their assistance. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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- 26 Feb 2018
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