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The Resource Shutting out the sky : life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1924, Deborah Hopkinson

Shutting out the sky : life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1924, Deborah Hopkinson

Label
Shutting out the sky : life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1924
Title
Shutting out the sky
Title remainder
life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1924
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Hopkinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs and text document the experiences of five individuals who came to live in the Lower East Side of New York City as children or young adults from Belarus, Italy, Lithuania, and Romania at the turn of the twentieth century
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hopkinson, Deborah
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban poor
  • Immigrants
  • Tenement houses
  • Poor
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Shutting out the sky : life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1924, Deborah Hopkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Coming to the golden land -- Tenements: shutting out the sky -- Settling in: greenhorns and boarders -- Everyone worked on -- On the streets: pushcarts, pickles and play -- A new language, a new life -- Looking to the future: will it ever be different?
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 134 p.
Isbn
9780439375900
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2002044781
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm51477151
Label
Shutting out the sky : life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1924, Deborah Hopkinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Coming to the golden land -- Tenements: shutting out the sky -- Settling in: greenhorns and boarders -- Everyone worked on -- On the streets: pushcarts, pickles and play -- A new language, a new life -- Looking to the future: will it ever be different?
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 134 p.
Isbn
9780439375900
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2002044781
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm51477151

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