Online Supplement to Most Fortunate Unfortunates

The Home’s rich and colorful history proved too big for one book. To satisfy scholars, genealogists, descendants, and other avid readers, in addition to the many images and stories you’ll find in the Newsletters and Photo Gallery, the following appendices supplement Most Fortunate Unfortunates:

American Jewish Orphanages


Officers and Superintendents

Staff and Student Counselors


Children’s Birthplaces

Whence Received


Children’s Ages and Length of Stay

Apprenticeships 1888-1899

Secondary and Vocational Education

Children’s Deaths