The World Comes to Massachusetts: 100 Years of Immigration History

Presented by UMass Lowell iHub Haverhill at UMass Lowell iHub Haverhill, Haverhill MA

Dec 04 2019
The World Comes to Massachusetts: 100 Years of Immigration History

Massachusetts has a history of immigration dating back to the first settlement of newcomers, building colonies along the New England coast.

In the 19th century and early 20th century the top countries of origin for immigrants were in Southern and Eastern Europe. Top countries of origin today are China, the Dominican Republic, India, Brazil, and Haiti. Through a look at the immigration histories of Haverhill, Lawrence and Lowell, we will spend an hour discussing ‘old’ and ‘new’ immigration and leave the discussion with a greater understanding of the Commonwealth’s rich immigration history.

In 2018, a fifth of the state’s

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ADMISSION INFO

This is a free event

Contact: 978-934-5560

Email: stephanie_guyotte@uml.edu

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Dec 4, 2019 at 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm (Wed)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

UMass Lowell iHub Haverhill

2 Merrimack St., Haverhill, MA 01830

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ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

 

 

 

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