This guide focses on the events and people from the early 1900s, the setting of A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.
Last Updated: Apr 14, 2015
The following books are a few examples of what is availabe in the print collection. Use the Online Library Catalog on the library's web page to find additional materials.
Publication Date: 2003-11-01
That American Rag!
Publication Date: 1999-11-01
Publication Date: 2012-03-19
It's Delightful! It's Delovely! It's... Desoto Automobiles
Publication Date: 2006-11-01
Check with Mrs. Chappell for the suggested list of topics related to A Tree Grows in Brooklyn. A variety of materials are available both in print and online for all the topics on the assignment list.
REMOTE ACCESS TO DATABASES AND EBOOKS: The username and password to access the library's subscription databases and eBooks are listed on the library's Aspen page and are available from the library.
Henry Ford developed the first moving assembly line in 1913.
Call Number: EBook
Publication Date: 2003-12-05
Cross-disciplinary source spanning the 20th century. Each volume in the set includes full or excerpted primary sources representing the seminal issues, themes, movements and events from a decade. Includes oral histories, songs, speeches, advertisements, TV, play and movie scripts, letters, laws , legal decisions, newspaper articles, cartoons, recipes, and more.