Memories of Migration

Gender, Ethnicity, and Work in the Lives of Jewish and Italian Women in New York, 1870-1924
  • Author:
  • Kathie Friedman
  • Publisher: State University of New York Press
  • Date: 1996
Memories of Migration

Offers a comparative historical study of women’s migration from Russia and Italy to New York at the turn of the 20th century. Taking an interdisciplinary and global perspective, the book examines the causes and consequences of women’s migration, contrasting the adaptation experiences of Jewish and Italian women.