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

Shutting out the sky : life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1924, 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
Deborah Hopkinson
Creator
Subject
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
Award
Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
122279
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hopkinson, Deborah
Dewey number
307.76/4/097471
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban poor
  • Immigrants
  • Tenement houses
  • Poor
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1915
Label
Shutting out the sky : life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1924, Deborah Hopkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 120-122) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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?
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
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm51477151
  • OCoLC
Label
Shutting out the sky : life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1924, Deborah Hopkinson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 120-122) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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?
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
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm51477151
  • OCoLC

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