Ontario Beach Park – #35

Beginning in 1907, or maybe earlier, there was an annual Orphan’s Day at Ontario Beach Park. At first it was only for the children at Rochester Orphan Asylum (now Hillside). In 1908 they started adding other orphanages. By 1917 they had included the three Catholic orphanages (St. Patrick’s, St. Mary’s, and St. Joseph’s), two Jewish …

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