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by William D. Jones

eBook Wales in America : Scranton  the Welsh, 1860-1920 download ISBN: 094086620X
Author: William D. Jones
Publisher: Univ of Scranton Pr (January 15, 1996)
Language: English
Pages: 280
ePub: 1796 kb
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Category: History
Subcategory: Americas

Wales in America book.

Wales in America book. This book focuses on Scranton, the epicenter of Welsh America during its golden era. The author examines cultural life, the literary and musical societies, eisteddfodau and religious groups as well as other aspects of popular culture such as insobriety and sports that the leaders of the Welsh community frowned upon.

Jones, William D. Wales in America: Scranton and the Welsh, 1860-1920 (University of Wales Press, 1997). Annals of the Association of American Geographers 8. (1995): 246-266. Detailed geography of Welsh settlement in the US. Knowles, Anne Kelly. Religious identity as ethnic identity: The Welsh in Waukesha County. in RC Ostergren and TR Vale, ed. Wisconsin Land and Life (1997): 282-299.

Scranton & the Welsh, 1860-1920. Published January 15, 1996 by Univ of Scranton Pr. Written in English.

Welsh Americans Introduction and History Wales is a sociocultural unit found in the . Wales in America: Scranton and the Welsh 1860-1920. London: Penguin Books.

Welsh Americans Introduction and History Wales is a sociocultural unit found in the western part of the island of Britain. Scranton: University of Scranton Press. Wales, Gerald of (1978). The Journey through Wales and The Description of Wales. Heimlich, Evan Countries and Their Culture: Welsh Americans.

Welsh settlers took their musical culture to America as well as their mining skills The area was the subject of Dr Jones's first book, Wales in America: Scranton and the Welsh 1860-1920.

Welsh settlers took their musical culture to America as well as their mining skills. An expert on Welsh migration to America is embarking on a prestigious lecture tour of the United States. Dr Bill Jones from Cardiff University will visit major institutions including Harvard and Campbell Universities. The area was the subject of Dr Jones's first book, Wales in America: Scranton and the Welsh 1860-1920

William D. Jones, Wales in America: Scranton and the Welsh, 1860–1920 (Cardiff and Scranton: University of Wales Press and University of Scranton Press, 1993)Google Scholar.

William D. David Williams, Some Figures Relating to Emigration from Wales, Bulletin of the Board of Celtic Studies 7, no. 4 (May 1935): 396–415, 8, no. 2 (May 1936): 16. oogle Scholar. 22. Huw Walters, Llyfryddiaeth Cylchgronau Cymreig, 1851–1900. A Bibliography of Welsh Periodicals 1851–1900 (Aberystwyth, Wales: National Library of Wales, 2003), lx–lxi; Jones, Press, Politics and Society, pp. 96–97.

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1984) The Welsh in the United States, Hove: Caldra House. Jones, William D. (1997) Wales in America : Scranton and the Welsh, 1860-1920, Cardiff: University of Wales Press; Scranton, Pa: University of Scranton Press.

In 1900 almost 15,000 Welsh immigrants were living in and around the cities of Scranton and Wilkes-Barre in the USA. This text focuses on Scranton, the epicentre of Welsh America, examining Welsh-American cultural life.