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Unformatted text preview: th century prosperous European immigrants were able to move into American mainstream o Racial Uniform colored people were forbidden by law and custom to live anywhere besides the slums Agriculture (sugar) inspired many Mexican families to move north, who would be employed for minimum wage o Great Depression started in the 1930s and whites blamed Mexicans o Mexican Reparation Programs- thousands of Mexican families were rounded up and sent back to Mexico on train More than half were US citizens...
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- Spring '08