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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Federal Writers Project (New York, New
The Italians of New York
Published By: Original publisher
New York, New York: Arno Press ; The New York Times. 1969.
2, 22, 241 p. : ill., plates
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
Federal Writers' Project (New York, New York)
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
Human Relations Area Files, 2000. Computer File
Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis.
Italian Americans (N010)
Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF
External migration (167);
Retail marketing (443);
Occupational specialization (463);
Labor supply and employment (464);
Rest days and holidays (527);
Musical and theatrical productions (545);
Status, role, and prestige (554);
Legal and judicial personnel (693);
Private welfare agencies (747);
Medical personnel (759);
General character of religion (771);
Religious denominations (795);
Education system (871);
Liberal arts education (873);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
This is a general survey of Italian Americans in New York
City, with particular emphasis on their immigration to the city; problems of social
adjustment; their role in building and developing New York City; religion; civic, social
and intellectual life; professional occupations; their creative and intellectual influences
in art, architecture, music, opera, and literature; their role in business and industry;
and various amusements and forms of entertainment.
Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents
Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits.
Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs.
Language: Language that the document is written in
Bibliography: p. 227-230
Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document
Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data
Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection.
John Beierle ; 1991
Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date).
nineteenth century - 1937
Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site)
New York, N.Y., United States
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings