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The Resource The great Arizona orphan abduction, Linda Gordon

The great Arizona orphan abduction, Linda Gordon

Label
The great Arizona orphan abduction
Title
The great Arizona orphan abduction
Statement of responsibility
Linda Gordon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1904, New York nuns brought forty Irish orphans to a remote Arizona mining camp to be placed with Mexican Catholic families. The interracial conflict leads to conflict, violence and lenghty court battles
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gordon, Linda
Dewey number
305.8/009791/51
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F819.C55
LC item number
G67 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Catholic Church
  • Orphans
  • Kidnapping
  • Mexican Americans
  • Whites
  • Vigilantes
  • Clifton (Ariz.)
Label
The great Arizona orphan abduction, Linda Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [321]-404) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
October 2, 1904, night: North Clifton, Arizona -- September 25, 1904: Grand Central Station, New York City -- King Copper -- October 1, 1903, 6:30 p.m.: Clifton Railroad Station -- Mexicans come to the mines -- October 1, 1904, around 7:30 p.m.: Sacred Heart Church, Clifton -- The priest in the Mexican camp -- October 2, 1904, afternoon: Morenci Square and Clifton library hall -- The Mexican mothers and the Mexican town -- October 2, 1904, Evening: The hills of Clifton -- The Anglo mothers and the company town -- October 2, 1904 Night: Clifton hotel -- The strike -- October 2-4, 1904, Clifton drugstore and library hall, Morenci Hotel -- Vigilantism -- January 1905: courtroom of the Arizona Territorial Supreme Court, Phoenix -- Family and race
Control code
41285091
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 416 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780674360419
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99030984
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
The great Arizona orphan abduction, Linda Gordon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [321]-404) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
October 2, 1904, night: North Clifton, Arizona -- September 25, 1904: Grand Central Station, New York City -- King Copper -- October 1, 1903, 6:30 p.m.: Clifton Railroad Station -- Mexicans come to the mines -- October 1, 1904, around 7:30 p.m.: Sacred Heart Church, Clifton -- The priest in the Mexican camp -- October 2, 1904, afternoon: Morenci Square and Clifton library hall -- The Mexican mothers and the Mexican town -- October 2, 1904, Evening: The hills of Clifton -- The Anglo mothers and the company town -- October 2, 1904 Night: Clifton hotel -- The strike -- October 2-4, 1904, Clifton drugstore and library hall, Morenci Hotel -- Vigilantism -- January 1905: courtroom of the Arizona Territorial Supreme Court, Phoenix -- Family and race
Control code
41285091
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 416 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780674360419
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99030984
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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