How Newspaper Databases Revealed a Poor Immigrant's Lecturing of a Movie Star about the "Slums" #usa #general


Sam G.
 

Your GGM encapsulated the American immigrant story. Kudos on the effort you undertook to dig up the letter that inspired Mary Pickford's column.
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-Amnon Gronner, USA
Researching GRONNER SANDLER


Michael Moritz
 

I've written the remarkable story of how a Jewish immigrant mother and product of the Lower East Side confronted via letter world-famous superstar Mary Pickford in 1916 about New York's "slums," and how modern newspaper databases helped piece together this fascinating story, you might enjoy! Link is here: https://moritzresearch.blogspot.com/2021/02/the-very-soul-of-human-progress-how.html

Best,
Michael Moritz
New York