New York Immigrant Experience: A Guided Tour Through History

New York Immigrant Experience: A Guided Tour Through History

by Randi Minetor

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ISBN-13: 9780762765584
Publisher: Globe Pequot Press
Publication date: 06/01/2010
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 6 MB

About the Author

Randi Minetor is the author of three other Timeline Books, including Gettysburg, New Orleans, and Washington, D.C., and of fifteen books for FalconGuides® (an imprint of Globe Pequot Press).

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Key Participants in New York Immigration History 12

Tour 1: 1820-1870 20

Tour 2: 1871-1920 44

Tour 3: 1921-1970 78

Tour 4: 1971-Present 94

Downtown New York City: A Tourist's Guide to Staying, Eating, and Exploring 102

Glossary 116

Bibliography 118

Index 120

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