The story of Slovak Americans in Chicagoland is a tale of the American dream. In a few short years, emigrants from Slovakia with little to their names came to the United States and succeeded beyond their highest hopes. This fascinating story of "rags to riches" has been documented in historical photographs in Images of America: Slovaks of Chicagoland. Many Slovaks came to America with few assets, no more than a sixth-grade education, and no knowledge of the English language. They went to school and became naturalized ...

Slovaks of Chicagoland 2014, Arcadia Publishing (SC)

ISBN-13: 9781467111799

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Slovaks of Chicagoland 2014, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531669409