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Immigration - #37


Trunk # 37


When Jesse Came Across the Sea by Amy Hest

 I Was Dreaming to Come to America Ed. By Veronica Lawlor

How the Other Half Lives by Jaob Riis

The Statue of Liberty by Patricia Quiri

Jane Addams: Champion of Democracy by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis  Fradin

The Usborne Round the World Songbook by Emma Danes

A Personal Tour of Hull-House by Laura B. Edge

A City Comes of Age: Chicago in the 1890’s by Susan E. Hirsch and Robert I. Goler

I Came a Stranger: The Story of a Hull-House Girl by Hilda Satt Polacheck

Jane Addams by Bea Silverberg

Chinese in Chicgo 1870-1945 by Chimei Ho and Soo Lon Moy

Old New York in Early Photographs ed by Mary Black

Teaching Social Studies Through Literature Grades4-6 by Kathy Schrock

The immigrants –A Historical Reader

HullHouse by Peggy Glowacki and Julia Hendry

Taylor Street: Chicago’s Little Italy by Kathy Catrambone and Ellen Shubart

German Chicago: The Danube Swabians and the American Aid Societies by Raymond Lohne

Working Children by Carol Saller

If You Lived 100 Years Ago by Ann McGovern

Immigrant Kids by Russell Freedman

Lyddie by Katherine Paterson

Kids Like Me: Voices of the Immigrant Experience by Judith M. Blohm and Terri Lapinsky

A Personal Tour of Hull House by Laura Edge

The Ellis Island Immigrant Cookbook by Tom Bernadin

Broadway Theaters: History and Architecture by William Morrison

The Lower East Side by Ronald Sanders

Old Time New York – 24 Photo cards

Life in Old New York – 4 cards

Florence Kelly by Carol Saller

Wesley & Putnam’s Emigrant’s Guide


Antique Paper Dolls of the Edwardian Era

American Family of 1900-1920 Paper Dolls in Full Color by Tom Tierney

Deck of New York Yankees playing cards

Wooden tennis racket

Jane Addams doll

Immigrant girl doll from Ellis Island

Houndstooth boys cap

Small Statue of Liberty

1890’s laminated map of NYC boroughs

Teaching Materials:

Appleseeds magzine, Coming to America

Ellis Island Teaching guide, grades 5-8

3-ring white binder, “Faces of Ellis Island”

DVD: “Island of Hope, Island of Tears”

Maxwell Street: A Living Memory the Jewish Experience in Chicago (VCR tape)

Manila envelopes:

     1890’s paper dolls

      Pottery book and cards from Hull House

      Chicago restaurant menus

      NYC brochures and postcards

      Hull house brochures

White 3-ring binder with lesson handouts, worksheets and primary source documents

Construction paper

In Statue of Liberty brown sack – the Immigration Game board and kits for 20 students with tokens and game cards



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