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Title Immigration and Refugee Services of America. Puerto Ricans – Reports, Articles, Bulletins
Date 1929-1930
Document Type Report
Reference IHRC1013, Box 36, Folder 14
Library / Archive Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota
Collection Name Immigration and Refugee Services of America
Description Reports regarding Puerto Rico and migrants to the US. Detailed notes on living conditions and diet on the islands are included, as well as the need for social welfare in New York and difficulties faced by Puerto Rican immigrants. Also includes an act and an executive order from the Governor.
Theme(s) Motives for Emigration
Country (from) Puerto Rico
Country (to) United States of America
Places San Juan, Puerto Rico
Ports New York, United States
Nationality Puerto Rican; Latin American
Keywords welfare, immigration, living conditions, natural disaster, health and sickness, disease, tuberculosis, charity, employment, finance, sanitation, legislation, malnutrition, children, education
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the Immigration History Research Center Archives catalogue.
Catalogue Link Immigration History Research Center Archives Catalogue
Language English
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