Becoming America Year 3


Fall Seminar 3
Thursday, September 29, 2011

See the seminar synopsis on the Becoming America Blog - Fall Seminar #3 - The Political Machine Goes Online


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Scheduled Topic:

The Political Machine and Immigrant Voters
Edward T. O'Donnell, Ph.D., Holy Cross College
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O'Donnell records narration at the College of Holy Cross, Worcester, MA.


CURLEY, JAMES MICHAEL. REP. FROM MASSACHUSETTS, 1911-1914, Harris & Ewing, photographer.  From the Library of Congress
CURLEY, JAMES MICHAEL. REP. FROM MASSACHUSETTS, 1911-1914, Harris & Ewing, photographer. From the Library of Congress