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7 edition of Houses with names found in the catalog.

Houses with names

the Italian immigrants of Highwood, Illinois

by Adria Bernardi

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Highwood (Ill.),
  • Apennines (Italy),
  • Illinois,
  • Highwood
    • Subjects:
    • Italian-Americans -- Illinois -- Highwood -- Social life and customs,
    • Highwood (Ill.) -- Social life and customs,
    • Apennines (Italy) -- Emigration and immigration,
    • Highwood (Ill.) -- Emigration and immigration

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementAdria Bernardi.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF549.H65 B47 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 274 p., [12] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages274
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2208437M
      ISBN 100252015819
      LC Control Number89030741

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