June 25, 2022

Guided Primary Source Analysis: The immigrant. Acquisition or detriment?

According to this political cartoon, what were the pros and cons to immigration in 1903? Take a look at this black-and-white version to more clearly read the cartoon's text labels. List each group represented and the cartoon's representation of their views. Investigate historical newspaper articles from 1903 discussing the immigration problem and immigration benefits. List the problems and benefits you uncover. Then compare and contrast the issues raised in the newspaper articles with those … [Read more...]