Immigrant Voices: New Lives in America, 1773-1986

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Thomas Dublin
University of Illinois Press, Jan 1, 1993 - Social Science - 319 pages
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Immigrant voices: new lives in America, 1773-1986

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Dublin ( Women at Work , LJ 10/15/79) here offers a collection of first-person immigrant accounts of life in the United States. This book grew out of Dublin's desire to provide his undergraduates (he ... Read full review

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I thoroughly enjoyed reading these first-person accounts of immigrants coming to America. We're using this book in a class I'm taking, but it is something I would pick up and read regardless of being assigned. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
The John Harrower Diary 17731776
27
The Hollingworth Family Letters 18271830
69
The William and Sophie Frank Seyffardt Letters 18511863
87
Rosa Cassettari From Northern Italy to Chicago 18841926
110
Rose Gollup From Russia to the Lower East Side in the 1890s
146
The Childhood of Mary Paik 19051917
173
The Galarza Family in the Mexican Revolution 1910 From Mexico to Sacramento
203
Kazuko Itoi A Nisei Daughters Story 19251942
234
Piri Thomas Puerto Rican or Negro? Growing Up in East Harlem during World War II
260
The Nguyen Family From Vietnam to Chicago 19751986
275
Selected Bibliography of FirstPerson Immigrant Accounts
299
Index
313
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