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

Shutting out the sky : life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1924, by 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
by 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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hopkinson, Deborah
Dewey number
307.76/4/097471
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV4046.N6
LC item number
H66 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban poor
  • Immigrants
  • Tenement houses
  • Poor
  • Immigrants
  • Tenement houses
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • 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, by Deborah Hopkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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?
Control code
866991
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 134 pages
Isbn
9780439375900
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2002044781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 866991
  • (Sirsi) 866991
  • (OCoLC)51477151
Label
Shutting out the sky : life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1924, by Deborah Hopkinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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?
Control code
866991
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 134 pages
Isbn
9780439375900
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2002044781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 866991
  • (Sirsi) 866991
  • (OCoLC)51477151

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