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Author: David Gill; Iain Cuthbertson; Richard J Daley; Thames Television, ltd.
Publisher: London : Thames, 1976.
Series: Destination America.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : English
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Polish immigrants were the driving force behind Chicago's remarkable industrial growth. But they never achieved political cohesiveness, and while a million Poles now live in Chicago, their political power is not commensurate with the number of votes they cast.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Gill; Iain Cuthbertson; Richard J Daley; Thames Television, ltd.
OCLC Number: 62188292
Notes: VHS cassette release of 1976 program produced by Thames Colour Productions and purchased from local PBS station.
Title on tape: Poles in Chicago.
Includes appearance by Mayor Richard J. Daley.
Credits: Produced and directed by David Gill ; narrator, Iain Cuthbertson.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS (NTSC).
Series Title: Destination America.
Other Titles: Destination America (Television program : 1976)

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Polish immigrants were the driving force behind Chicago's remarkable industrial growth. But they never achieved political cohesiveness, and while a million Poles now live in Chicago, their political power is not commensurate with the number of votes they cast.

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