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The Resource Mexicans in the Midwest, 1900-1932, Juan R. García

Mexicans in the Midwest, 1900-1932, Juan R. García

Label
Mexicans in the Midwest, 1900-1932
Title
Mexicans in the Midwest, 1900-1932
Statement of responsibility
Juan R. García
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Early in this century, a few Mexican migrants began streaming northward into the Midwest, but by 1914 - in response to jobs created by the war in Europe and a booming U.S. economy - the stream had become a flood. Barely a generation later, this so-called Immigrant Generation of Mexicans was displaced and returned to the U.S. Southwest or to Mexico. Here is a book that persuasively challenges many prevailing assumptions about Mexican people and the communities they
  • Established in the Midwest. The author notes the commonalities and differences between Mexicans in that region and their compadres who settled elsewhere. He further demonstrates that although Mexicans in the Midwest maintained a strong sense of cultural identity, they were quick to adopt the consumer culture and other elements of U.S. life that met their needs
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
García, Juan Ramon
Dewey number
977/.046872073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
F358.2.M5
LC item number
G37 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mexican Americans
  • Mexican Americans
  • Mexico
  • Middle West
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Mexican Americans
  • Mexican Americans
  • Mexico
  • Middle West
  • Mexican Americans
  • Mexican Americans
  • United States, Middle West
  • United States
  • Mexicaanse Amerikanen
  • Einwanderung
  • Geschichte 1900-1932
  • USA
  • Mexiko
  • Mittlerer Westen
  • Chicanos
Label
Mexicans in the Midwest, 1900-1932, Juan R. García
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-284) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mexican immigration to the United States, 1900-1917 -- Mexicans in the Midwest, 1914-1922 -- Housing and labor -- Women and work -- Mexican consuls -- Issues affecting Mexican organizational efforts -- Mexican mutual aid societies -- Social and cultural life of Mexicans in some midwestern cities -- Mexicans and the early years of the Depression, 1929-1932
Control code
ocm34640707
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 292 pages
Isbn
9780816515608
Lccn
96010098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o34640707
  • (OCoLC)34640707
Label
Mexicans in the Midwest, 1900-1932, Juan R. García
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-284) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mexican immigration to the United States, 1900-1917 -- Mexicans in the Midwest, 1914-1922 -- Housing and labor -- Women and work -- Mexican consuls -- Issues affecting Mexican organizational efforts -- Mexican mutual aid societies -- Social and cultural life of Mexicans in some midwestern cities -- Mexicans and the early years of the Depression, 1929-1932
Control code
ocm34640707
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 292 pages
Isbn
9780816515608
Lccn
96010098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o34640707
  • (OCoLC)34640707

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