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Author Moore, Benjamin, 1961- author.

Title The names of John Gergen : immigrant identities in early twentieth-century St. Louis / Benjamin Moore
Published Columbia : University of Missouri Press, [2021]
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Contents Soulard and its discontents (1903-1914) -- Sorting the Albecks (1909-1910) -- Becoming John Gergen (1910-1915) -- 916A Allen Avenue (1916-1920) -- "Have you a mother?" (1917-1918) -- Beyond the walk from home to school (1920-1926) -- Becoming John Albeck (1926-1930) -- "Our dear son, brother, brother-in-law, uncle, nephew, and cousin" (1930-1935) -- The forgetting (1935-1993)
Summary "The Names of John Gergen examines the converging governmental and institutional forces that affected the lives of migrants in the industrial neighborhoods of South St. Louis in the early twentieth century"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Gergen, John, 1908-1935.
Immigrants -- Missouri -- Saint Louis -- History -- 20th century
Swabian Americans -- Missouri -- Saint Louis -- Biography
Emigration and immigration
Swabian Americans
Banat -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century
Saint Louis (Mo.) -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century
Soulard (Saint Louis, Mo.) -- Biography
Soulard (Saint Louis, Mo.) -- History
Europe -- Banat
Missouri -- Saint Louis
Missouri -- Saint Louis -- Soulard
Genre/Form Biographies
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2020025721
ISBN 0826274536