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An American in the making : the life story of an immigrant

Author: M E Ravage
Publisher: New York ; London : Harper & Bros., [©1917]
Series: North American immigrant letters, diaries and oral histories.
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An American in the Making was written in part to address the anti-immigrant prejudice held by some in the early 20th century. Author Marcus Eli Ravage was an immigrant himself, and as he?states in the book?s introduction,?“It is the free American who needs to be instructed by the benighted races in the uplifting word that America speaks to the world.” To that end, Ravage?s autobiographical work?tells the story of an  Read more...
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Ravage, M.E. (Marcus Eli), 1884-1965.
American in the making.
New York ; London : Harper & Bros., [©1917]
(DLC) 17028804
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: M E Ravage
OCLC Number: 183268552
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL Electronic reproduction. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Digital Imaging Group, 2006. (Open Collections Program at Harvard University. Emigration and immigration). Electronic reproduction from microfilm master negative produced by Harvard College Library Imaging Services. MH
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 266 pages)
Details: Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials (Version 1). Digital Library Federation. December 2002.; Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Series Title: North American immigrant letters, diaries and oral histories.
Responsibility: by M.E. Ravage.
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An American in the Making was written in part to address the anti-immigrant prejudice held by some in the early 20th century. Author Marcus Eli Ravage was an immigrant himself, and as he?states in the book?s introduction,?“It is the free American who needs to be instructed by the benighted races in the uplifting word that America speaks to the world.” To that end, Ravage?s autobiographical work?tells the story of an immigrant?in this case, himself?coming to the United States.

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