Urban History Review

Number 2-78, October 1978 Immigrants in the City Guest-edited by Robert F. Harney and Harold Troper Guest-edited by Robert F. Harney and Harold Troper

Table of contents (14 articles)

Immigrants in the City

  1. Introduction
  2. Boarding and Belonging : Thoughts on Sojourner Institutions
  3. A Case Study of a South Italian Family in Toronto, 1935-60
  4. Macedonians in Toronto: From Encampment to Settlement
  5. The Greek Communal School and Cultural Survival in Pre-War Toronto
  1. Notes and Comments

Book Reviews

  1. Vance, J. E. This Scene of Man: The Role and Structure of the City in the Geography of Western Civilization. New York: Harper & Row, 1977. Pp. 420. Illustrations. $16.95
  2. Stave, Bruce M. The Making of Urban History: Historiography Through Oral History. Beverly Hills: Sage Publications, 1977. Pp. 336. $6.95 paperback
  3. Armstrong, Christopher and Nelles, H. V. The Revenge of the Methodist Bicycle Company: Sunday Streetcars and Municipal Reform in Toronto, 1888-1897. Toronto: Peter Martin Associates Limited, 1977. Pp. ix, 214. Illustrations. $12.95
  4. Rees, Gary W. and Mary Hoeber. Catalogue of Sanborn Atlases at the California State University, Northridge. Western Association of Map Libraries, Occasional Paper no. 1. Santa Cruz, Cal.: Western Association of Map Libraries, 1973. Pp. xxi, 122. Illustrations. $4.00 / Union List of Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps Held by Institutions in the United States and Canada. Western Association of Map Libraries, Occasional Papers nos. 2 and 3. Santa Cruz, Cal.: Western Association of Map Libraries, 1976-77. Vol. 1 (Alabama to Missouri) by R. Philip Hoehn. Pp. xvii, 178. $5.00. Vol. 2 (Montana to Wyoming; Canada and Mexico) by William S. Peterson-Hunt and Evelyn L. Woodruff, with a Supplement and Corrigenda to Vol. 1 by R. Philip Hoehn. Pp. xv, 201. $6.00
  5. Fishman, Robert. Urban Utopias in the Twentieth Century: Ebenezer Howard, Frank Lloyd Wright and Le Corbusier. New York: Basic Books, 1977. Pp. xiv, 332. Illustrated. $13.95
  6. MacColl, E. Kimbark, The Shaping of a City — Business and Politics in Portland, Oregon 1885 to 1915. Portland, Oregon: The Georgian Press Co., 1976. Pp. 535. $8.95
  7. Holli, Melvin, ed. Detroit. New York: New Viewpoints, 1976. Pp. 287. Tables, appendix, index. $12.50 hardcover, $6.50 paperback / Lubove, Roy, ed. Pittsburg. New York: New Viewpoints, 1976. Pp. 284. Tables, appendix, index. $12.50 hardcover, $6.50 paperback / Troen, Selwyn and Glen Holt, eds. St. Louis. New York: New Viewpoints, 1977. Pp. 213. Tables, appendix, index. $12.50 hardcover, $6.50 paperback
  1. Thesis Abstracts / Clark, W.L.R. "Politics in Brandon City, 1899-1949." Ph.D. Thesis (University of Alberta, 1976) / Flanders, Douglas L. "Urban Church Redundancy, 1914-1975: Case Studies in London, Ontario and the Parkdale District, Toronto." M.A. Thesis (University of Western Ontario, 1977) / Gilpin, John F. "The City of Strathcona, 1891-1912." M.A. Thesis (University of Alberta, 1978) / Potyondi, Barry. "Country Town: The History of Minnedosa, Manitoba, 1879-1922." M.A. Thesis (University of Manitoba, 1978)