Croatian Immigrants

Immigration to Strawberry Hill

By Cole & peyton


we are the Croatians


we came from Croatia

when we came to Kansas we settled in strawbery hill


It was crowed

people were trying to live on small pieces of land

failing at crops

due to disease

came to Kansas to find economic opportunities

looking for jobs at factories


we found meatpacking plants

we also found that houses were cheap

nose from railroads


we came to Kansas 1880

interesting facts

the meatpacking industry has always attracted new immigrants

first settled on strawberry hill

strawberry hill became a creation neighborhood