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Document:Orphans provided guardianship through JDC's financial adoption program, 1921
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Description:Following the upheaval of World War I, JDC initiated a legal adoption program, whereby a pratron sponsored a child's welfare for the yearly sum of $100. Immigrant aid societies, synagogue, and distant relatives in the United States often sponsored children.
Remitter Name:J. I. Gorfinkle
City:Mt. Vernon
State:New York
Country:United States

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