North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Oral Histories

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Full text of letters, diaries, autobiographies, and oral histories of immigrants to America and Canada. Covers 1840 to present, but heaviest focus is on 1920-1980.
Additional Information
Personal narratives including letters, diaries, pamphlets, autobiographies, and oral histories dating from around 1840 through the present, focusing heavily on the period from 1920 to 1980, with much of the material being previously unpublished. Also includes indexed and searchable Ellis Island Oral History interviews, and some image and audio files.
Coverage:
1840 to present - Updates vary
Vendor:
Alexander Street Press
Producer:
Alexander Street Press
Interlibrary Loan:
Secure Electronic Transmission Permitted
Simultaneous User Limit:
Unlimited simultaneous users
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