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Passages to America [electronic resource] : oral histories of child immigrants from Ellis Island and Angel Island / Emmy E. Werner.

By: Werner, Emmy E.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, c2009Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 177 p., [16] p. of plates) : ill.ISBN: 9781597976343 (electronic bk.); 1597976342 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Immigrant children -- United States -- History -- 20th century | United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century | Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.) | Angel Island Immigration Station (Calif.) | Einwanderer | Kind | Oral history | Juden | USA | SOCIAL SCIENCE / Children's StudiesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Passages to America.DDC classification: 305.23092/273 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Passing through Ellis Island -- First in line : child immigrants from the British Isles -- From the pale of settlement to the golden land -- The Italian bambini -- St. Olaf's children from Scandinavia -- Survivors of the Armenian genocide -- German immigrant children during the Great Depression -- Escape from Hitler's Third Reich -- Europe's displaced children come to the United States -- The paper sons of Angel Island -- Risk and protective factors in the lives of immigrant children -- From sojourners to citizens.
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Passing through Ellis Island -- First in line : child immigrants from the British Isles -- From the pale of settlement to the golden land -- The Italian bambini -- St. Olaf's children from Scandinavia -- Survivors of the Armenian genocide -- German immigrant children during the Great Depression -- Escape from Hitler's Third Reich -- Europe's displaced children come to the United States -- The paper sons of Angel Island -- Risk and protective factors in the lives of immigrant children -- From sojourners to citizens.

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