New PDF release: Italians in Haverhill (Images of America)

By Patricia Trainor O'Malley Ph.D.

ISBN-10: 0738508551

ISBN-13: 9780738508559

Italian immigrants turned everlasting citizens of Haverhill within the 1870s. the unique Genoese first drew their relations and pals from their domestic region to hitch them. Over the following couple of many years, they have been joined via households from the critical province of Abruzzi and from the cities and villages round Naples. Immigrants from elements of southern Italy, reminiscent of Calabria and Apulia and Sicily, settled the following. all the Italians, even if northern or southern, introduced with them their tradition, their power, their love of song, and their shut kin ties. utilizing over 200 thirty classic photos, Italians in Haverhill takes a photographic stroll in the course of the interesting historical past of those immigrants. the photographs carry again to existence representatives of greater than 2 hundred households, whose descendants nonetheless dwell within the quarter. listed below are the fruit dealers and shoe employees, the moms and their little ones, the ball gamers and the musicians, the legal professionals and medical professionals, and the bankers and civic leaders who make up the wealthy history of this crucial ethnic group.

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Italian immigrants grew to become everlasting citizens of Haverhill within the 1870s. the unique Genoese first drew their kinfolk and acquaintances from their domestic quarter to hitch them. Over the following couple of many years, they have been joined by way of households from the relevant province of Abruzzi and from the cities and villages round Naples.

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