Immigrants in the Empire City: Past and Present Perspectives
Nancy Foner, State University of New York at Purchase
The next session of our 2001-2002 season will take place at the
Massachusetts Historical Society on Thursday, September 20, at 5:15 P.M. As
usual, our session will revolve around the discussion of a precirculated
paper. This month, we will discuss Nancy Foner's Immigrants in the
Empire City: Past and Present Perspectives. Marcelo Suarez-Orozco of Harvard University will comment on the paper.
The Society will serve a light buffet supper following the session. Those
wishing to stay and eat must contact Erin Pipkin by telephone at
617.646.0505 or by e-mail at email@example.com before Wednesday,
September 19, to make a reservation.
Advance copies of Boston Immigration and Urban History Seminar papers for
the year are available for $25.00 (total). If you would like to subscribe,
please make your check payable to the Massachusetts Historical Society and
send it to the attention of Erin Pipkin at the MHS, 1154 Boylston Street,
Boston, MA, 02215. Participants may also find copies at several area
institutions; contact Erin at the Society for details.
Aside from the Boston Immigration and Urban History Seminar, the MHS also
hosts the Boston Area Early American History Seminar, and the Boston
Environmental History Seminar. If you would like to be added to the mailing
list for any of these seminars, please send your mailing address, along
with your e-mail address, to Jean Powers at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please specify
which seminars you are interested in.
The Massachusetts Historical Society is located in the Back Bay at the
corner of Boylston Street and the Fenway. The nearest subway stop is Hynes
Convention Center/I.C.A. on the Green Line, two blocks from the Society near
the corner of Massachusetts Avenue and Boylston Street. The #1 Dudley bus
from Harvard Square also stops at Hynes Convention Center/I.C.A. Public
parking is available at the Prudential Center on Boylston Street, a few
blocks from the Society, and in garages located off Boylston Street, on
Haviland Street, and on Westland Avenue.
Massachusetts Historical Society
1154 Boylston Street,
Boston, MA, 02215.
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