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Unformatted text preview: or days New York City Living Spaces-tight living spaces-dumbell living quarters-instead of 6 families, 12 families-8 to 12 individuals living in the rooms/bed Cable Car/Trolly/Street Car-the rich could travel outside the dirty city Horse (traveling)-1 gallon urine a day Waste-Human waste and garbage-4lbs a day Italian Immigration-Viewed as extremely foreign-Because of appearances, religion (catholic), dress, culture-Stereotypes-WOP without paperwork-Not ready for assimilation-Dago Diego a slur because they all look the same: dark hair, dark skin, Roman Catholic-Didnt differentiate between Spanish, Mexicans, Italians, Hispanics-Guinea- over generalization with Africans, dark must have an association with Africa-Mafia comes from Sicily-Criminal roots-Patrone system middleman idea-Blackhand Letters signed the blackhand threat of violence-Few non-Italians ever received these...
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- Fall '07
- Immigration to the United States, WASPs** Ellis Island, -unskilled farm workers, Immigrant Facilities Open