June 2011 Archives

Visit the IHRC at the Minnesota State Fair!

"University of Minnesota Day" at the Minnesota State Fair is Sunday, Aug. 28, so visit us in your maroon and gold! IHRC will staff a booth the morning and early afternoon of Aug. 28 to feature our projects to collect and share immigrant letters from the past and recent video interviews with new immigrants.

Immigrant Theme in "Street Scene" Production

The University of Minnesota's Immigration History Research Center will lead a free panel discussion entitled "Our Migration Stories: Historical and Contemporary" following the July 17, 2011, matinee of "Street Scene" at Minneapolis Theatre Garage.

Connecting Seas and Connected Ocean Rims

Drawing essays from a conference sponsored by IHRC, German Historical Institute and the International Institute for Social History, Volume 8 in the Studies in Global Social History series covers the 1830s-1930s Indian, Atlantic, and Pacific Oceans and China Seas migrations. Edited by Donna Gabaccia and Dirk Hoerder. Published 2011.