Immigration and World Cultures Resources
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We are a nation of immigrants and we continue to live in an age of immigration. Explore these resources to supplement your family's immigration stories with these immigration encyclopedias.
- Encyclopedia of American Immigration
Immigration information from Pre-History - Present; Immigration Issues: causes, processes, laws and legislation; Immigration Groups; Immigration Documents
- Settlement Patterns - Encyclopedia of American Immigration
Take a look at patterns of settlement by different ethnic groups
- Immigrant Groups Destinations - Encyclopedia of American Immigration
Places in the United States where immigrants have settled in large numbers. Use this if your family emigrated to the US Mainland before making their way to Hawaii.
- U.S. Immigration and Migration Reference Library
Immigration Timeline; Immigration in Motion (what does it look like); Spanish, English, Scottish, Irish, French, Dutch, African American, German, Scandinavia, Asian, Latino and Caribbean Immigration
- Library of Congress - Immigration Resource
Primary sources from the Library of Congress that focuses only on the immigrant groups that arrived in greatest numbers during the 19th and early 20th centuries.
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