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The history of immigration to the United States details the movement of people to the United .... Others established rich trading posts to trade with Native Americans and .... Even here the immigrants came mostly from England and Scotland with the ..... Immigrants could and did move quite freely from Mexico, the Caribbean ...

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Many immigrants came to America seeking greater economic opportunity, while ... Europeans who made the voyage did so by becoming indentured servants.

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Small Town America, 1850-1920. In the late 1800s, people in many parts of the world decided to leave their homes and immigrate to the United States. Fleeing ...

www.pbs.org/destinationamerica/usim_wy.html

Why do they come? When did they come? ... Looking for a better life for themselves and their families, most immigrants have seen America as a promised land.

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Neil Diamond wrote the song "America" in tribute to the impact of immigration in America. It speaks of the quest for opportunity that embodied million who ...

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Nov 17, 2006 ... Europeans were the immigrants back then, but they did not behave like ... But, why do people from all over the world want to come to the US?

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Immigrants came to America for many reasons, but most came for the possibilities of a free society which would allow them to better their lives and to practice ...

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May 11, 2010 ... Sunday at 9/8c on History. Skyscrapers and the Statue of Liberty are symbols of the American Dream for millions of immigrants. Urban life ...

www.emmigration.info/european-immigration-to-america.htm

European Immigration to America in the 1600's, 1700's, 1800's and 1900's. ... Why did the Europeans want to leave their homes and undertake the ... Most of the immigrants were poor and it is estimated that 80% of immigrants came as ...

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Many immigrant groups came to America seeking freedom to worship the way ... 2 During colonial times, there were almost as many Irish immigrants as there ...