What is an Immigrant ?
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what pulled and pushed the immigrants?
What pulled the immigrants to America was that they wanted to find good jobs and better homes.
What pushed the immigrants from their country was poverty, they were poor, and they had trouble speaking English.
They brought goods, languages, music, contributing to the mix of different cultures that we know as the United States of America.
This is an immigrant family from ireland. Look in the (Where do immigrants come from?) section to learn more.
This is a swedish family from sweden of course. They moved to the U.S. in about 1880 to search for a better way of life.
These are people from Austria Hungary immigrating to America to get away from poverty and in hope they would no longer be poor.