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From Poland to the Lower East Side: Interviews

ByDorothy McCurry

An interview with Henry Kirschenbaum, a denizen of the Lower East Side of New York City in the early part of the 20th century. This book deals with the Kirschenbaum family and their immigration from the "Pale of Settlement" in Eastern Europe to their time selling books on pushcarts in the Lower East Side of NYC. Later David Kirschenbaum, would go on to be a leading bookseller on New York's famed "Book Row" and the owner of the Carnegie Bookstore. These are raw interviews, with many long forgotten details of an old New York.

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Publication Date
Sep 30, 2011
Language
English
Category
History
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
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By (author): Dorothy McCurry

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PDF

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