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3 edition of Italian Americans in the West Project collection found in the catalog.

Italian Americans in the West Project collection

David Alan Taylor

Italian Americans in the West Project collection

by David Alan Taylor

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Columbus Quincentenary, 1992-1993,
  • Occupations,
  • Field recordings,
  • Religion,
  • Italian American families,
  • Italian Americans,
  • Folklore

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesOld ties, new attachments., Italian-American folklife in the West.
    Statementcollected by the American Folklife Center
    ContributionsWilliams, John Alexander, 1938-, Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress), American Folklife Center
    The Physical Object
    Pagination323 folders. 65 sound tape reels : 233 sound cassettes : ca. 25,000 photographs. 5 architectural drawings. 10 blueprints. 22 videocassettes : 12 items. 32 computer disks ; 28 computer disks ;
    Number of Pages25000
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25146826M
    LC Control Number2004695184

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