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Migrant labor

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Fred Dow for Colorado Reflections

Identifier: couda-dow
Overview Fred Dow, a professor at the University of Colorado Denver, discusses the influx of Chinese immigrants into the state of Colorado providing labor for mines, railroads, and other labor industries in the 1860s and 1870s. Dow discusses his family history and heritage as a Chinese American. Dow traces the mass migration of Chinese immigrants from the 1840s, factors contributing to the "great migration," describes the mostly young, single, male population of Chinese workers, and describes the...
Dates: Date Not Yet Determined

Oral History Interview with Ernesto Galarza

Identifier: UTEP524
Overview Talk at Stanford University concerning Mexican agricultural workers in the Southwest.
Dates: Date Not Yet Determined

Social Work - Migrant Housing Project (Frame 0), 1971 March 12

Identifier: U201.01.0073.0002.00001
Overview Three unidentified persons clean a large metal storage contained as part of a social engineering project on migrant housing by the Graduate School of Social Work at the University of Denver.
Dates: 1971 March 12

Thomas F. Mahony Papers

Identifier: M276

The Thomas F. Mahony Papers at the University of Denver consist of newspapers primarily dealing with the period of the Spanish-American War, but also including material on President Wilson. Also there are conference materials on migrant workers with which Thomas F. Mahony was active, Land Show brochures and newspapers from Grand Junction, Colorado and Montana. There is also a scrapbook of clippings on same topics.

Dates: Other: 1907-1910