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A Nation of Immigrants: Latino Stories

Grade Range: 9-12
Resource Type(s): Primary Source, Reference Materials
Date Posted: 7/7/2008

Students can read the stories of immigrants from Mexico, Cuba, and other Latin American countries, and view objects related to the journey to America. Students can also learn about the experiences of workers in the in the mid-twentieth century Bracero guest worker program. This reference page is included in the online exhibition entitled America on the Move, which focuses on transportation in US history.


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