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Social Studies Middle School

Coming to America: Modern Day Immigration

Throughout time, the American dairy industry has been in desperate need of workers and this attracts immigrants from all over the world. This story begins in the home of an immigrant family as they start their workday. Listen to learn about the experiences of new immigrants to the United States, from Guatemala, who work on dairy farms in northern New York and Vermont.

Economics Immigration US History II Labor

Story Length: 5:39

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North Country Public Radio

AIR DATE: 05/16/2006


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