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The Resource Belgians in Michigan, Bernard A. Cook

Belgians in Michigan, Bernard A. Cook

Label
Belgians in Michigan
Title
Belgians in Michigan
Statement of responsibility
Bernard A. Cook
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the beginning of the twenty-first century, Michigan was home to the second-largest Belgian population in the United States, and Detroit had one of the largest Belgian populations in the nation. Although immigration declined after World War I, the Belgian- American community is still prominent in the state. Political, religious, and economic conditions, including a nineteenth- century economic depression, helped motivate the move to America. Belgians brought with them the ability and willingness to innovate, as well as a tradition of hard work and devotion. The Gazette van Detroit, a Flemis
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cook, Bernard A
Dewey number
977.4/0043932
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F575.B2
LC item number
C66 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Discovering the peoples of Michigan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Belgian Americans
  • Flemish Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Belgian Americans
  • Belgian Americans
  • Michigan
  • Michigan
  • Michigan
  • HISTORY
  • Belgian Americans
  • Ethnic relations
  • Flemish Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Manners and customs
  • Social conditions
  • Michigan
Label
Belgians in Michigan, Bernard A. Cook
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 99-101) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Belgium immigration -- A short history of Belgium -- The earliest Belgians in America -- Belgian immigration in Michigan, 1830-1879 -- Belgian immigration in Michigan, 1879-1930 -- The social world of the Belgians in Michigan -- Flemish culture -- Leading Belgian families in Michigan -- Belgians in Michigan today -- SIDEBARS: Belgian national anthem -- The first Belgian to reach Michigan -- Getting to Detroit -- Belgian-American All-American athlete -- Belgian horses -- "Buffalo" -- Pigeon racing -- The Belgian national holiday and flag -- Camille Cools, founder of the Gazette van Detroit -- Mussels and beer at the Cadieux Cafe -- Jazz accordianist -- The Flemish Lion -- Congressman Babant's speech on behalf of inserting "In God we trust" into the Pledge of Allegiance -- APPENDICES: Belgian food -- Bien (a card game) -- Ethnic organizations -- Notes
Control code
608268731
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 110 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609170226
Lccn
2007038516
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6xtqp7
Publisher number
MWT11409978
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)608268731
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Belgians in Michigan, Bernard A. Cook
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 99-101) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Belgium immigration -- A short history of Belgium -- The earliest Belgians in America -- Belgian immigration in Michigan, 1830-1879 -- Belgian immigration in Michigan, 1879-1930 -- The social world of the Belgians in Michigan -- Flemish culture -- Leading Belgian families in Michigan -- Belgians in Michigan today -- SIDEBARS: Belgian national anthem -- The first Belgian to reach Michigan -- Getting to Detroit -- Belgian-American All-American athlete -- Belgian horses -- "Buffalo" -- Pigeon racing -- The Belgian national holiday and flag -- Camille Cools, founder of the Gazette van Detroit -- Mussels and beer at the Cadieux Cafe -- Jazz accordianist -- The Flemish Lion -- Congressman Babant's speech on behalf of inserting "In God we trust" into the Pledge of Allegiance -- APPENDICES: Belgian food -- Bien (a card game) -- Ethnic organizations -- Notes
Control code
608268731
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 110 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609170226
Lccn
2007038516
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6xtqp7
Publisher number
MWT11409978
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)608268731
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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