Came because of potato famion
They were Roman Catholic
They were often stereotyped
The Irish were the main immigrants
People came from harsh environments
For cheap land
Mostly Catholic and Jewish
came from a variety of places
They were Protestant and from Europe
Most came for Europe
The Irish and Germans came during the 1st wave
Nativists were people That did not immigrants to come to America, they believed America was only for "the True white American."
Were afraid that immigrants would take the jobs.
1st wave vs 2nd wave
They came for similar reasons
When someone comes from a different country to live.