How did my Lebanese great grandfather land in Niagara Falls in 1912?
March 27, 2016
This presentation explores the different dynamics, political contingencies and historical moments in regards to immigration and social mobility from the Arab world outwards.
Sources & Future References
- Elizabeth Boosahda From Arab-American Faces and Voices: The Origins of an Immigrant Community
- Alixa Naff Becoming American: The Early Arab Immigrant Experience
- Linda K. Jacobs Strangers in the West, The Syrian Colony New York City, 1880-1900
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