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Italian - A City of Villages - Immigration...- Classroom Presentation | Teacher Resources - Library of Congress

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The above website is really good, it provides information about the towns the Italian Immigrants chose to live in, when settling in New York. The website also provides images, which are of Mulberry Street in the 1900's and it even includes a magazine article!

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An Immigrant's Journey

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The above website is the most informative, because it has questions answered by an Italian Immigrant who travelled to New York. Questions answered include: Why people left italy? Would an entire family go together? What would you do while on the ship? This is really good, as it's from the persons perspective.

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Immigration: The Italians

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This is a very interesting and detailed website. It gives you information about the rising population that occurred in New York, due to the Italian Immigrants and the year in which this happend. It also offers information about jobs that Italian immigrants pursued, due to their need for money.

 

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This website provides a newpaper article writen in Italian, which describes how New York felt about the incoming Italian Immigrants. This is a great website, as it provides a primary source.

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Ship name:Citta di Milano (36) - Italian Immigrant Ships - Italy GenWeb

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Self Help Resource to assist you in finding your Italian ancestors in your genealogical research of Italy.
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This website shows you the Italian Immigrant Ships in the 1900's. It gives you the first name, last name and age of the passengers traveling on a particular ship and the ship's name. This is a really good website if you're wanting to find family that may have traveled to New York, during the famine that occurred in Italy.

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