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The little immigrants

the orphans who came to Canada

by Kenneth Bagnell

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Published by Dundurn Press in Toronto, Tonawanda, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Orphans -- Canada -- History.,
    • Immigrant children -- Canada -- History.,
    • Home children (Canadian immigrants),
    • British -- Canada -- History.,
    • Canada -- Emigration and immigration -- History.,
    • Great Britain -- Emigration and immigration -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementKenneth Bagnell ; [preface by Roy MacLaren].
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV1006 .B34 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination239 p. :
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3596809M
      ISBN 101550023705
      LC Control Number2002318310
      OCLC/WorldCa48230046

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      Book - Americans - McDougall Littel. Ch 1 Exploration and the Colonial Era. The Americas, West Africa and Europe - pg. 4 The New Immigrants - pg. The Challenges of Urbanization - pg. Politics in the Guilded Age - pg. Ch 8 Life at the turn of the Century. On the West Coast, Asian immigrants were processed at Angel Island, often called the "Ellis Island of the West." Angel Island, which lies off the coast of San Francisco, opened in Although the Chinese Exclusion Act of restricted immigration, , Chinese came through Angel Island over a period of three decades.

      In an apartment building in Delaware, nine families of immigrants from Central and South America have taken up residence in the hopes of creating new and better lives in America. Told in alternating voices, the many stories center around the budding - and tragic - romance between two teenagers. This beautiful, powerful book is a must read. The origins of Little Italy in New York City are simultaneously shrouded in the past and rooted in the present. Originally located as a large 30 block section of the Lower East Side, Little Italy has now shrunk to only a couple of blocks sequestered around Mulberry Street.. Although waves of immigration from Italian shores created what we now deem Little Italy, the streets in between Worth.


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