Spain (Spanish)

Christine Xu

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Country of Origin

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Push Factors

  • civil wars
  • poverty
  • 1936- Spanish dictator Francisco Franco

Area Settled

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Pull factors

  • god, gold, glory
  • economic stability
  • cheaper land

Foods

Important people

Cultural highlights

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Interesting facts

TEXAS


  • 1519
  • In 1820, the 4000 immigrants were mainly Spanish



AMERICA

  • Many Spaniards immigrated to present day New York, Florida, Illinois
  • 1850s and 1860s had huge waves of immigration
  • Around 250,000 immigrants in the United States
  • Second decade of the twentieth century had 60,000 immigrants
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Cultural influence

  • foods like tomatoes and avocados
  • architecture (Alamo)
  • music instruments (guitar, drums, and trumpet)
  • language
  • bulls
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My Thoughts

  • contributes to our economy. Makes up most of the employers.
  • Culture(food, clothing, music,holidays, etc,)
  • Diversity

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