Taste of Texas

By: Daniela S.

Italy

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Push Factors

  • Italian immigration was influenced by dire poverty
  • they're soil was poor
  • Diseases were spreading fast
Poverty: the influence of being poor

Pull Factors

  • jobs
  • land
  • No poverty

Major foods

Important People

Cultural influences on Texas

  • Food
  • Festivals
  • Clothing

Cultural highlights

April 5, liberation day

  • celebrate their freedom from the fascist dictatorship

Ferragosto

  • Catholic celebration for the Virgin Mary
  • August 15

Santo stephano

  • St. Stephen, the first martyr of the Church
  • December 26

Immigration in Texas?

  • Learn about culture and religions
  • Different people
  • Land of immigrants