Immigration

Frequently used Sites

Pathfinders
Databases
MHS
Destiny Card Catalog
Moline Public Library
Teacher’s Blogs
Staff Directory
Student/Family Skyward
Compass Learning
Moline School District

Internet Websites –
(some have great links at the bottom of the text or information in the middle of the articles)

Irish American
http://www.irishcultureandcustoms.com/index.html
http://www.everyculture.com/multi/Ha-La/Irish-Americans.html
http://irish-american.org/
http://www.ehow.com/about_6717345_irish-traditions-brought-america.html
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/immigration/irish8.html
http://www.examiner.com/article/irish-american-christmas-traditions-and-customs
Discovering Collection: Irish Americans

German Americans
http://maxkade.iupui.edu/nameword/nameword.html
http://www.dank.org/culture/
http://www.everyculture.com/multi/Du-Ha/German-Americans.html
http://www.german-way.com/
Discovering Collection: German Americans

Chinese Americans
http://www.asian-nation.org
http://www.everyculture.com/multi/Bu-Dr/Chinese-Americans.html
http://cprr.org/Museum/Chinese.html
http://www.kwintessential.co.uk/resources/global-etiquette/china-country-profile.html
Discovering Collection: Chinese Americans

African Americans
http://www.aawc.com/aah.html
http://ncartseveryday.org/2011/02/african-american-cultural-contributions/
http://www.louisianafolklife.org/LT/Articles_Essays/creole_art_african_am_oral.html
http://www.ushistory.org/us/6g.asp
http://slaverebellion.org/index.php?page=african-contribution-to-american-culture
http://www.common-place.org/vol-11/no-03/reviews/hawthorne.shtml
http://www.aaregistry.org/historic_events/view/soul-food-brief-history
http://history1900s.about.com/od/people/tp/famousafricanamericans.htm
http://www.cyberlearning-world.com/nhhs/project/justus.htm

Italian Americans
http://www.niaf.org/
http://www.everyculture.com/multi/Ha-La/Italian-Americans.html
http://www.uscitizenship.info/italian-american-history-and-culture/
http://www.osia.org/culture/index.php
Discovering Collection: Italian Americans

Belgian Americans
http://www.everyculture.com/multi/A-Br/Belgian-Americans.html#bXXXXXscroll down to “Individual and Group Contributions”
http://pespmc1.vub.ac.be/BelgCul2.html
http://uwdc.library.wisc.edu/collections/WI/BelgAmrCol
http://inventors.about.com/od/belgianinventors/Famous_Belgian_Inventors.htm
http://www.belgianmuseumquadcities.org/
http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1987-08-14/entertainment/8703010947_1_player-rolls-local-players-wheels
World Geography: Belgium Arts and Landmarks XXXXXXXXdo a search on “contributions”

Jewish Americans
http://www.everyculture.com/multi/Ha-La/Jewish-Americans.html
http://voices.yahoo.com/the-role-jewish-americans-american-society-5562049.html
http://www.foodbycountry.com/Spain-to-Zimbabwe-Cumulative-Index/United-States-Jewish-Americans.html
http://www.jewsinamerica.org/
http://judaism.about.com/od/culture/a/contribution.htm

Russian Americans
http://www.wilsoncenter.org/article/russias-influence-american-culture
http://www.ehow.com/facts_7499537_common-culture-derived-russian-immigrants.html
http://www.everyculture.com/multi/Pa-Sp/Russian-Americans.html XXXXXscroll down to “Individual and Group Contributions”
http://www.wilsoncenter.org/publication/the-russian-influence-american-music
http://www.rferl.org/content/article/1052099.html
http://www.wilsoncenter.org/publication/the-russian-influence-american-sport
http://www.wilsoncenter.org/event/culturekultura-russian-influences-american-performing-arts-film
http://traveltips.usatoday.com/common-russian-food-20312.html
Discovering Collections: Russian Americans

Mexican Americans
http://www.kwintessential.co.uk/resources/global-etiquette/mexico-country-profile.html
http://www.everyculture.com/Ma-Ni/Mexico.html
http://www.mexperience.com/living/mexico-society-culture.php
http://www.kidzworld.com/article/4973-hispanic-culture-and-traditions
Discovering Collection: Mexican Americans

Japanese Americans
http://www.buzzle.com/articles/japanese-culture-and-customs.html
http://www.japaneselifestyle.com.au/culture/culture.html
http://www.everyculture.com/multi/Ha-La/Japanese-Americans.html
http://www.us.emb-japan.go.jp/english/html/embassy/otherstaff_ishii1115.htm
Discovering Collection: Japanese Americans

Swedish Americans
http://www.everyculture.com/multi/Sr-Z/Swedish-Americans.html
http://www.communityofsweden.com/stories/show-story?story=9939
http://www.augustana.edu/x14897.xml
http://www.loc.gov/rr/genealogy/bib_guid/swedish.pdf

Greek Americans
http://www.everyculture.com/multi/Du-Ha/Greek-Americans.html#b
http://chnm.gmu.edu/greekam/
http://www.thejourneygreekamericandream.org/historical.htm
http://www.goarch.org/archdiocese/departments/marriage/interfaith/interfaithresearchproject/ethnicity-and-culture
http://writing0utloud.wordpress.com/greekamerican-culture-marriage-and-yiayia/
http://people.howstuffworks.com/culture-traditions/national-traditions/greek-tradition3.htm

Polish Americans
http://www.everyculture.com/multi/Pa-Sp/Polish-Americans.html
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~atpc/polonia/usa/plam-history-2.html#top
http://www.answers.com/topic/polish-american#The_Polish_and_Polish-American_contribution_to_American_culture
http://www.ehow.com/list_6855105_list-polish-foods.html
http://detroit.about.com/od/peoplelifestyles/a/Paczki_Day_in_Hamtramck_and_Detroit.htm
Discovering Collections: Polish Americans

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