Immigration immigration-myths (Nativist know-nothing (Did not like…
Did not like immigrants
Wanted to persevere U.S.A. for white Protestant.
Worried about growing population
Religious and political freedom
What is Immigration
The action of coming to live permanently in a foreign country.
To Avoid War
Skills may be put for more use
First Wave vs. Second Wave
First Wave were protestant. Second Wave was Catholic and Jewish
Second Wave: more from west Europe