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White on arrival : Italians, race, color, and power in Chicago, 1890-1945 /

Immigrating to the United States, Italians, like all others arriving on America's shores, were made to fill out a standardized immigration form. In the box for race, they faced several choices: Italian, Southern Italian, Mediterranean, or Silician. On the line requesting information on color, t...

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Main Author: Guglielmo, Thomas A.
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.
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