The Period

  1. 01. The New Arrivals

    By 1901, when Clara made her journey, steam ships had replaced sail, reducing the journey to about 12 days, …

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  2. 02. Cars

    The advent of cars replacing horse-drawn vehicles was treated with suspicion as well as excitement. In the UK, not …

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  3. 03. Theatre

    The early 20thC saw the growth of Broadway as the focus for New York musical theatre. Tin Pan Alley …

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