‘If it is not too expensive, then you can send me sugar’: money matters among migrants and their families

@article{Cancian2016IfII,
  title={‘If it is not too expensive, then you can send me sugar’: money matters among migrants and their families},
  author={S. Cancian and S. Wegge},
  journal={The History of the Family},
  year={2016},
  volume={21},
  pages={350 - 367}
}
Abstract Discussions about money among migrants and their families have long been a financial and emotional concern. Earning money, or more money, and securing a family’s present and future well-being were significant factors when men and women made the decision to immigrate abroad over the twentieth century. With postal services globally systemized, literally tons of letters crossed oceans and continents for migrants, their families, and others to remain in touch. Letters, as historians and… Expand
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