ERIC Number: ED219344
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Hungarian Immigrants in Greater Pittsburgh, 1880-1980. Educational Curriculum Kit 2.
Body, Paul; Boros-Kazai, Mary
A summary of the activities and achievements of the Hungarian community in the Pittsburgh (Pennsylvania) area since 1880 is provided in this booklet. The four sections contain discussions on: (1) emigrants from Hungary and their background; (2) early Hungarian settlements in Pittsburgh and the Monongahela Valley; (3) Hungarian immigrant life, 1900-1940: (employment and economic conditions, Hungarian community organizations, education and culture, and Hungarian Americans and American society); and (4) post-war Hungarian Americans, 1950-1980 (new immigrants, post-war Hungarian community, and distinguished Hungarian Americans in Pittsburgh). Additional sources and references are cited. (JD)
Descriptors: Acculturation, Church Role, Citizenship, Community Action, Cultural Background, Ethnic Groups, Ethnicity, Immigrants, Local History, Religious Cultural Groups, Religious Organizations
Paul Body, 5860 Douglas St., Pittsburgh PA 15217 ($1.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: American Hungarian Educators' Association, Silver Spring, MD.; Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (ED), Washington, DC. Ethnic Heritage Studies Program.
Authoring Institution: Hungarian Ethnic Heritage Study, Pittsburgh, PA.
Identifiers: Hungarian Americans; Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh)
Note: For related documents, see SP 020 311-320.