Saturday, January 4, 1:00–3:00 p.m.
Polish American Historical Association Session 7
Poles and Their Neighbors:
Interethnic Relations in Europe and America
Palmer House, Parlor C
Chair: Walter D. Kamphoefner, Texas A&M University
Papers: Overseas Chain Migration from Prussian Poland and Galicia,
Poles, Germans, Ruthenians, and Jews on the Move
Dorota Praszalowicz, Jagiellonian University, Krakow
"Germans" vs. "Poles" in Nineteenth-Century America as an Inner-Jewish
Established vs. Outsiders?
Tobias Brinkman, University of Leipzig
The Murder of Alvin Palmer: Polish Americans, Assimilation, Juvenile
and Racial Violence in 1950s Chicago
Dominic A. Pacyga, Columbia College Chicago
Comment: John Radzilowski, University of Minnesota