Mexicans in Wisconsin

Mexicans in Wisconsin


Mexicans in Wisconsin

By Sergio M. Gonzalez

From agricultural and factory workers to renowned writers and musicians, the Mexican immigrants who have made their homes in Wisconsin over the past century have become a significant and diverse part of this state's cultural and economic history. The author delves deep into the stories and challenges of this immigrant population:  from the betabeleros who sustained the sugar beet industry to the activists and labor organizers who fought for better living conditions,to the workers, students and professionals of today.

Paperback: $12.95

ISBN: 978-0-87020-834-8

128 pages, 30 b&w photos, 6 x 9, 10 ounces

Published by Wisconsin Historical Society Press

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