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Title The Story of the Walloons: At Home in Lands of Exile and in America
Author Griffis, William Elliot (1843-1928)
Date 1923
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information Boston, New York: Houghton
Reference G700.G852.S923
BIB ID 90587
Library / Archive American Antiquarian Society
Collection Name Ethnic Groups
Description Charts the history of the Walloons in Europe and the United States. The author focuses on the Walloons in exile in Europe, the notable Guido de Bray, migration to Manhattan and to other areas of the United States.
Theme(s) Motives for Emigration; Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences; Religion, Ethnic Identity and Community Relations
Country (from) Belgium
Country (to) United States of America
Places Walloonia, Belgium; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Manhattan, New York City, New York, Florida, Louisiana, New England, United States; United Kingdom; France; Germany; Ireland; Sweden; Netherlands
Nationality Walloon
Keywords emigration, colony, exile, persecution, religion
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the American Antiquarian Society catalogue.
Language English
Copyright American Antiquarian Society