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Immigrants in industrial America, 1850-1920

Immigrants in industrial America, 1850-1920

proceedings of a conference sponsored by the Balch Institute and the Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation, November 1-3, 1973

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Published by Published for the Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation and the Balch Institute by University Press of Virginia in Charlottesville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Alien labor -- United States -- History -- Congresses,
    • Immigrants -- United States -- History -- Congresses,
    • Ethnicity -- United States -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Richard L. Ehrlich.
      ContributionsEhrlich, Richard L., 1943-, Balch Institute., Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation, Greenville, Del.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8081.A5 I48
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 218 p. :
      Number of Pages218
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4907885M
      ISBN 100813906784
      LC Control Number76056376

      Before the immigrants came largely from Western Europe and China. Taking the period between and as a whole, Germans comprised 28 percent of American immigrants; the British comprised 18 percent, the Irish 15 percent, and Scandinavians 11 percent. Together they made up 72 percent of the total immigration. The term "immigrants" (also known as the foreign born) refers to people residing in the United States who were not U.S. citizens at birth. This population includes naturalized citizens, lawful permanent residents (LPRs), certain legal nonimmigrants (e.g., persons on student or work visas), those admitted under refugee or asylee status, and persons illegally residing in the United States.

      Immigration to the United States is the international movement of non-U.S. nationals in order to reside permanently in the country. Immigration has been a major source of population growth and cultural change throughout much of the U.S. history. Because the United States is a settler colonial society, all Americans, with the exception of the small percentage of Native Americans, can trace. In this study, we measure the contribution of immigrants and their descendents to the growth and industrial transformation of the American workforce in the age of mass immigration from to

        In the late s and early s, immigrants traveled to America with hopes of religious freedom, democracy, equality and economic prosperity. America was booming with industries and large-scale factories. Immigrants accepted factory jobs with useful skills and to . iNDUSTRIAL AMERICA ~ Lesson 2 Immigration. An immigrant is a person who comes from other nations to live in a new country. The first immigrants to the United States came from England. The first African Americans came to America in Immigrants were divided into two groups. The Old Immigrants came around the time of the Revolutionary War.


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