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Three years among the working-classes in the United States during the war / by the author of "The autobiography of a beggar-boy."

Burn, James,-1889 (Author).
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [H] ISLM 331.8 B963T (Text) 0000102939568 Holliday Collection Available -

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  • Physical Description: xvi, 309 pages ; 19 cm
  • Publisher: London : Smith, Elder and Co., 1865.

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The American people -- The labouring population, Irish and German -- The press, administration of justice, public opinion -- Religious and moral characteristics -- The women of America -- The cities of America, New York -- The steamboat and railway system of America, street traffic -- Education, the free-school system -- Business -- Mineral wealth of the country -- The late Civil War -- Sanatory fairs and charities -- Political condition of the people -- Commissioners of emigration, Castle Garden, New York -- Advice to intending emigrants.
Subject: United States > Social conditions > To 1865.
United States > Civilization > 1783-1865.
Working class > United States.

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