South Boston, My Home Town The History of an Ethnic Neighborhood / Thomas H. O'Connor ; [new foreword by Lawrence W. Kennedy].

An engaging yet objective look at the 350 year old history of Southie, a neighborhood that has survived largely unchanged since the early days of immigrant Irish families and old time political bosses. Originally published by Quinlan Press in 1988 and reprinted by Northeastern University Press in 1...

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Online Access: Access E-Book
Access Note:Open Access.
Main Author: O'Connor, Thomas H., 1922-2012 (Author)
Corporate Author: Project Muse.
Other Authors: Kennedy, Lawrence W., 1952- (writer of foreword.)
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Published: Boston : Northeastern University Press, [2019]
Series:Book collections on Project MUSE.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • From Colony to Community
  • The Immigrant Tide
  • Forming a Neighborhood
  • Pensulia Politics
  • "My Home Town"
  • Photographs
  • Changing Times
  • Under Siege
  • Looking Ahead.