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The Resource Land of their choice : the immigrants write home, edited by Theodore C. Blegen

Land of their choice : the immigrants write home, edited by Theodore C. Blegen

Label
Land of their choice : the immigrants write home
Title
Land of their choice
Title remainder
the immigrants write home
Statement of responsibility
edited by Theodore C. Blegen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • nor
  • eng
Summary
This collection of?American letters? that immigrants wrote to friends and relatives in the lands they had left tells a little-known human story that is part of the larger saga of America. It constitutes a kind of composite diary of everyday people at the
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
AU@
Index
index present
Literary form
unknown
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1891-1969
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blegen, Theodore Christian
Series statement
North American women's letters and diaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Norwegian Americans
  • United States
  • Civilization
  • Norwegian Americans
  • United States
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
Label
Land of their choice : the immigrants write home, edited by Theodore C. Blegen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The immigrant image of America -- The "sloopfolk" arrive -- Westward to El-a-noy -- Wisconsin is the place -- The Atlantic crossing -- Scouting the promised land -- Spreading the gospel -- Journeying toward new horizons -- Ordeal and debate -- Appraising the American scene -- The transatlantic gold rush -- Cheerful voices at mid-century -- More than a ballad -- A humorist in Canaan -- A lady grows old in Texas -- In defense of the southwest -- From a frontier parsonage -- The beautiful land -- The glorious new Scandinavia
Control code
ocn889249951
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816661596
Level of compression
lossless
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9780816657100
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbj18f
Quality assurance targets
present
Reformatting quality
replacement
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889249951
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Land of their choice : the immigrants write home, edited by Theodore C. Blegen
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The immigrant image of America -- The "sloopfolk" arrive -- Westward to El-a-noy -- Wisconsin is the place -- The Atlantic crossing -- Scouting the promised land -- Spreading the gospel -- Journeying toward new horizons -- Ordeal and debate -- Appraising the American scene -- The transatlantic gold rush -- Cheerful voices at mid-century -- More than a ballad -- A humorist in Canaan -- A lady grows old in Texas -- In defense of the southwest -- From a frontier parsonage -- The beautiful land -- The glorious new Scandinavia
Control code
ocn889249951
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816661596
Level of compression
lossless
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9780816657100
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbj18f
Quality assurance targets
present
Reformatting quality
replacement
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889249951
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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