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Working Americans Vol. 4: Their Children

Table of Contents

1880–1899 INTRODUCTION



1882 Profile: 13-year-old Orphan from Tennessee



Life at Home



Life at School and the Orphanage



Life in the Community: Memphis, Tennessee



Historical Snapshot 1882–1883



1882 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



The Yellow Fever Epidemic



1883 News Feature



1892 Profile: Private High School Student from Connecticut



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: Farmington, Connecticut



Historical Snapshot 1892



1892 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Miss Porter’s School



1896 News Feature



1898 Profile: 16-year-old Maid from Pennsylvania



Life at Home



Life at Work



Life in the Community: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania



Historical Snapshot 1898-1899



1898 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



1900–1909 INTRODUCTION



1902 Profile: Pre-teen Tenement Resident from Illinois



Life at Home



Life at School and Work



Life in the Community: Chicago, Illinois



Historical Snapshot 1902



1902 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1904 Profile: 9-year-old Public School Student from Vermont



Life at Home



On Vacation: Coney Island, New York



Life in the Community: Burlington, Vermont



Historical Snapshot 1904



1904 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1904 News Feature



1907 News Feature



1909 Profile: 15-year-old Car Enthusiast from Iowa



Life at Home



Life at School and Work



Life in the Community: Ottumwa, Iowa



Historical Snapshot 1909



1909 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1910–1919 INTRODUCTION



1911 Profile: High School Football Player from Washington



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: Everett, Washington



Historical Snapshot 1911



1911 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1914 News Feature



1916 Profile: 16-year-old Son of Tobacco Farmer from Kentucky



Life at Home



Life at Work and School



Life in the Community: Greenburg, Kentucky



Historical Snapshot 1916



1916 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1919 Profile: College Freshman from North Carolina



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: Hendersonville, North Carolina and North Carolina State in Raleigh



Historical Snapshot 1919



1919 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1919 News Feature



1920–1929 INTRODUCTION



1923 Profile: 16-year-old Saxophone Player from Ohio



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: Seaman, Ohio



Historical Snapshot 1923



1923 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1924 News Feature



1926 Profile: 9-year-old Stickball Player from New York



Life at Home



Life at Play



Life in the Community: New York City



Historical Snapshot 1926



1926 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1927 Profile: Debutante from Maryland



Life at Home



Life on the Grand Tour



Life in the Community: Baltimore, Maryland



Historical Snapshot 1927



1927 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1928 News Feature



1930–1939 INTRODUCTION



1930 Profile: 9-year-old Sports Enthusiast from New Jersey



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: Radburn, New Jersey



Historical Snapshot 1930



1930 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1930 News Feature



1934 Profile: 12-year-old Daughter of Farming Family



Life at Home



Life at School and Work



Life in the Community: York, South Carolina



Historical Snapshot 1934



1934 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1936 News Feature



1937 Profile: Private Middle School Student from Maine



Life at Home



Life at School and the Island



Life in the Community: Bangor, Maine



Historical Snapshot 1937



1937 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1940–1949 INTRODUCTION



1942 Profile: Native American Boy from Nebraska



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: Alliance, Nebraska



Historical Snapshot 1942



1942 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1944 Profile: High School Sophomore from California



Life at Home



Life at School and Work



Life in the Community: San Diego, California



Historical Snapshot 1944



1944 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1946 News Feature



1947 News Feature



1948 Profile: 17-year-old Science Fiction Enthusiast from Colorado



Life at Home



Life at School and the Barbershop



Life in the Community: Denver, Colorado



Historical Snapshot 1948



1948 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1950–1959 INTRODUCTION



1954 Profile: Yale University Freshman from Wyoming



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: New Haven, Connecticut and Jackson Hole, Wyoming



Historical Snapshot 1954



1954 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1954 News Feature



1956 News Feature



1957 Profile: 9-year-old TV Fanatic from Michigan



Life at Home



Life at School and Summer Vacation



Life in the Community: Grand Rapids, Michigan



Historical Snapshot 1957



1957 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1959 Profile: Son of Chinese Restaurateur from Texas



Life at Home



Life at School and Work



Life in the Community: Amarillo, Texas



Historical Snapshot 1959



1959 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



Chinese Immigration in the United States



1960–1969 INTRODUCTION



1960 News Feature



1962 Profile: Golf Caddie from Maryland



Life at Home



Life at School and Work



Life in the Community: Baltimore, Maryland



Historical Snapshot 1962



1962 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1965 News Feature



1966 Profile: Daughter of Oil Executive from New Jersey



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: New Jersey and Sardinia



Historical Snapshot 1966



1965 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1968 Profile: Student Body President from South Carolina



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: Rock Hill, South Carolina



Historical Snapshot 1968



1968 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1970–1979 INTRODUCTION



1971 News Feature



1972 News Feature



1973 Profile: Prep School Student from Alabama



Life at Home



Life at Work and Prep School



Life in the Community: Jasper, Alabama



Historical Snapshot 1973



1973 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1977 Profile: 8-year-old of Single-Parent from New York



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: Buffalo, New York



Historical Snapshot 1977



1977 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1979 Profile: Laotian Emigrant from California



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: Thailand and Fresno, California



Historical Snapshot 1979



1979 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1980–1989 INTRODUCTION



1981 Profile: 15-year-old Migrant Worker from New York



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: Olcott, New York



Historical Snapshot 1981



1982 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1982 News Feature



1985 Profile: 12-year-old Cellist from Connecticut



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: Stamford, Connecticut



Historical Snapshot 1985



1985 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1989 Profile: Teenage Video-Game Player from West Virginia



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: Charleston, West Virginia



Historical Snapshot 1989



1989 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1989 News Feature



1990–1999 INTRODUCTION



1992 Profile: Daughter of Rancher from Texas



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: Houston, Texas



Historical Snapshot 1992



1992 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1992 News Feature



1995 Profile: 15-year-old Paperboy from Ohio



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: Cleveland, Ohio



Historical Snapshot 1995



1995 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1998 Profile: Soccer Player from Georgia



Life at Home



Life at School



Life in the Community: Atlanta, Georgia



Historical Snapshot 1998



1998 Economic Profile



Selected Prices



Changing America



1999 News Feature