Literature
the Poorhouse Story


The Witch Diggers    
by Jessamyn West
                 Jed, The Poorhouse Boy   
by Horatio Alger, Jr.

Over the Hill to the Poor-House
(a poem)
by Will Carleton, 1897

Tales from the Poorhouse  
by Eugene McCabe 
Jip, His Story  by Katherine Patterson
By the Almshouse Window by Hans Christian Andersen (1847)
online at http://HCA.Gilead.org.il/almshous.html

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