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"Demetrios is now Jimmy": Greek immigrants in the southern United States.
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- This work explores the arrival of Greek immigrants in southern urban areas, from about 1895 to 1924, and their remarkably rapid adjustment to life in the New South.
|Title:||"Demetrios is now Jimmy": Greek immigrants in the southern United States.|
|Alternative Title:||Greek immigrants in the southern United States.|
|Type of Resource:||text|
|Physical Form:||electronic resource|
|Extent:||vii, 272 leaves ; 28 cm.|
|Abstract:||This work explores the arrival of Greek immigrants in southern urban areas, from about 1895 to 1924, and their remarkably rapid adjustment to life in the New South.|
|Table of Contents:||Acknowledgments -- Abstract -- Introduction -- "Demetrios is now Jimmy:" A historical overview of the formation and development of Greek immigrant communities in the southern United States -- Fraternal bonding and conservatism: Jimmy joined Ahepa -- From Byzantine rites to civil rights: the Greek Orthodox Church in the southern states -- Social divisions in New Orleans, the Crescent City -- Parochial conflict in Birmingham, the Iron City -- Greeks on the Gulf: Aegean divers modernize Florida's sponge industry -- Conclusion -- Appendices -- Bibliography -- Biographical sketch.|
|Identifier:||AAB9600QF00001/05/200606/15/200718514BftmIa D0QF (FCLAZ), FCLA url 20060331 (snx), FHP C SF 2006-01-06 (DNX), SF00000320 (IID), 2533496 (digitool), usf:18971 (fedora)|
by Lazar Larry Odzak.
"Copyright by Lazar Larry Odzak".
"A dissertation presented to the graduate school of the University of Florida in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy".
Includes bibliographical references (leaves 259-271).
Greeks -- Southern States
Immigrants -- Southern States
Southern States -- Emigration and immigration
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|Is Part of Series:||Florida heritage collection.|