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John Ellard: The Newsboy
John Ellard was born in New York, on the 22d of February, 1843. When three years of age he fell from a woodshed, in Albany, where his parents then lived, and received an injury which resulted in a lump on his breast and back, and rendered him deformed...
|Title:||John Ellard: The Newsboy|
|Creator:||Frederick Ratchford Starr (author)|
|Publisher:||William S. & Alfred Martien|
|Source:||American Antiquarian Society|
|Keywords:||Accident; Advocacy; Alcohol; Benevolence; Biography; Blind; Charity; Child Labor; Children; Children's Literature; Church; Clergy; Cripple; Death; Economics; Education; Employment; Food; Friendship; Group Home; Institutions; Labor; Media; Moral Literature; Newsboys; Newspapers; Pain; Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, PA; Philanthropy; Physical Disability; Popular Culture; Poverty; Religion; Service Organizations; Social Welfare & Communities; Temperance; Urban Life; Work|