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The Resource Hope and tears : Ellis Island voices, Gwenyth Swain

Hope and tears : Ellis Island voices, Gwenyth Swain

Label
Hope and tears : Ellis Island voices
Title
Hope and tears
Title remainder
Ellis Island voices
Statement of responsibility
Gwenyth Swain
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Letters, diary entries, poems, monologues and diaglogues created to illustrate the stories of people whose lives were touched by Ellis Island, once the United States' largest immigration station
  • Fictional stories, free-verse, and dialogue accompany real-life photographs of immigrants who arrived at Ellis Island, as well as inspectors, doctors, nurses, cooks, social workers, and others who lived and worked there
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Swain, Gwenyth
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.9
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
  • Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
  • Immigrants
  • Immigrants
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Hope and tears : Ellis Island voices, Gwenyth Swain
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223101634237
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-111) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
115 p.
Isbn
9781590787656
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011940466
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
  • 760974085
  • (OCoLC)760974085
Label
Hope and tears : Ellis Island voices, Gwenyth Swain
Publication
Bar code
31223101634237
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-111) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
115 p.
Isbn
9781590787656
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011940466
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
  • 760974085
  • (OCoLC)760974085

Library Locations

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      100 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA, 94102, US
      37.779376 -122.415795
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