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Author Riccio, Anthony V.

Title The Italian American experience in New Haven / Anthony V. Riccio ; foreword by Mary Ann McDonald Carolan ; afterword by Philip Langdon.

Publication Info. Albany : State University of New York Press, [2006]


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Description xx, 452 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
Series SUNY series in Italian/American culture
SUNY series in Italian/American culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [447]-449) and index.
Contents Life in Italy -- The journey to America: Life on the ships -- A new life in New Haven -- Becoming American citizens -- Going to school -- The Spanish flu epidemic in New Haven -- Justice denied: The execution of Sacco and Vanzetti -- Letters to loved ones -- Fables and proverbs -- Farming life in New Haven -- Working life experiences -- New Haven's garment workers: Life in the sweatshops -- Workers organize: The labor movement in New Haven -- Northerners and southerners -- Going back to Italy -- The depression in New Haven -- Witches, healers, and herbs -- Italian feasts -- Italian societies -- Sports stories -- Artists and singers -- Meat markets, pastry shops, bakeries and pizzerias -- Holiday celebrations -- Vanishing dialects -- Life by the sea -- New Haven's Italian Americans in World War II -- The Franklin Street fire -- Life in the Annex -- Life in the Wooster Square neighborhood -- Life in the hill -- Life in the Forbes Avenue neighborhood -- Life in Fair Haven -- Life in the Legion Avenue neighborhood -- Highways and urban renewal: New Haven forever changed.
Subject Italian Americans -- Connecticut -- New Haven -- History -- 20th century.
Immigrants -- Connecticut -- New Haven -- History -- 20th century.
New Haven (Conn.) -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Langdon, Philip.
ISBN 0791467732 alkaline paper
Standard No. 9780791467732
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