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Dobson, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clearfield 2013

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.341 DOB Vol. 2

Dobson, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clearfield Company 2012

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.341 DOB Vol. 2

Dobson, David

Contents: 1. Parts 1-2 -- 2. Part 3 -- 3. Part 4 -- 4. Part 5. -- 5. Part 6 -- 6. Part 7 -- 7. Part 8 -- 8. Part 9.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clearfield 2001

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.341 DOB Vol. 9

Punch, Terrence M.

Summary: Based on materials found in the Nova Scotia Archives and the Public Archives of New Brunswick, among others, Terrence Punch presents a series devoted to Scottish immigrants. In records ranging from newspaper announcements of marriages and deaths to cemetery records and censuses, and from rare passenger lists to probate records, this unique collection of fugitive records on Scottish immigrants...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. Co. 2011

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3 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.3411 Punch VOL. I
Call number: R GEN 929.3411 Punch VOL. II
Call number: R GEN 929.3411 Punch VOL. III

Dobson, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clearfield 2008

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.341 DOB

Dobson, David

Summary: This is the first volume in a new series of books by David Dobson designed to identify the origins of Scottish Highlanders who traveled to America prior to the Great Highland Migration that began in the 1730s and intensified thereafter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clearfield 2005

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.341 DOB VOL. 1

Dobson, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clearfield 2008

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.341 DOB

Dobson, David

Summary: This book attempts to demonstrate the range and quality in finding family ancestry of Highland Perthshire.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clearfield 2006

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.341 DOB

Dobson, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clearfield 2007

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.341 DOB VOL. 1

Dobson, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. Co. 1989

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.341 Dobso

Dobson, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clearfield 2007

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.341 DOB

Lundy, Iain.

Summary: "This is the culmination of years of research into the lives of Scots who were guilty of dastardly deeds after leaving Scotland for America -- in some cases they literally got away with murder. These emigrants were rogues, con artists, charlatans and reprobates of the worst order and their crimes are laid out in detail. For each character the author relates their early lives in Scotland, family...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Whittles Publishing 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 LUN

Chomsky, Aviva

Summary: "This book looks at the role illegality or undocumentedness plays in our society and economy. It shows how the status was created, and how and why people, especially Mexicans and Central Americans, have been assigned this status. The first three chapterslook at the histories of social exclusion. One looks specifically at the Mexican and Guatemalan contexts to understand why such large numbers...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.137 CHO

Freedman, Russell

Summary: A middle-grade history of the "other Ellis Island" traces how Angel Island served as an entry point for one million Asian immigrants to the United States in the early 20th century, drawing on memoirs, diaries, letters and "wall poems" discovered at the facility long after it closed to describe the center's screening process, immigration policies and eventual renaissance as a historic site.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 979.4 FRE

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J979.4 FRE

Mills, Deborah

Summary: Alfredo y su papá deben cruzar la frontera en un viaje difícil de México a los Estados Unidos. ¿Encontrarán el nuevo hogar que están buscando en el otro lado? Basándose en hechos reales, esta historia cobra vida gracias a la ilustradora Mexicana Claudia Navarro, y está repleta de notas al final del texto para iniciar conversaciones sobre inmigración.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barefoot Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile World Languages, Call number: J SPANISH 325 MIL

Torres Sanchez, Jenny

Summary: "La travesía llena de peligros, resiliencia, dolor y esperanza de tres adolescentes guatemaltecos que cruzan la frontera entre México y Estado Unidos. En este impresionante retrato de tres vidas injustamente destrozadas, basado en hechos reales, Jenny Torres Sanchez resalta el sacrificio de los migrantes en la frontera sur a través de una narración vívida y conmovedora."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Español, una división de Penguin Random House LLC 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 468 SPANISH SAN

Lee, Jen Sookfong

Summary: "What drives people to search for new homes? From war zones to politics, there are many reasons why people have always searched for a place to call home. In Finding Home: The Journey of Immigrants and Refugees we discover how human migration has shaped our world. We explore its origins and the current issues facing immigrants and refugees today, and we hear the first-hand stories of people who...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orca Book Publishers 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 304.8 LEE

Benoit, Peter

Summary: Chronicles mass immigration to the United States from the time of the early colonies to today.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 304.873 BEN

Harrison, Geoffrey.

Summary: "Informational text uses a historical framework to discuss issues surrounding immigration. Sections include opinions from notable Americans on various sides of the issue followed by encouragement for readers to analyze each opinion"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Norwood House Press 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 325.73 HAR

Corchado, Alfredo

Summary: When Alfredo Corchado moved to Philadelphia in 1987, he felt as if he was the only Mexican in the city. But in a restaurant called Tequilas, he connected with two other Mexican men and one Mexican American, all feeling similarly isolated. Over the next three decades, the four friends continued to meet, coming together over their shared Mexican roots and their love of tequila. One was a radical...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Publishing 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 COR

Butler, George

Summary: "Resisting his own urge to walk away, award-winning artist George Butler took his sketchbook and made, over the course of a decade, a series of remarkable pen-and-ink and watercolor portraits in war zones, refugee camps, and on the move. While he worked, his subjects--migrants and refugees in the Middle East, Europe, Africa, and Asia--shared their stories. Theirs are the human stories behind...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Studio, an imprint of Candlewick Press 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 304.8 BUT

Carby, Hazel V.

Summary: "A haunting and evocative history of British empire, told through one woman's family story 'Where are you from?' Hazel Carby was continually asked as a girl, at a time when being Black and being British was understood to be an impossibility. To answer that question properly, eminent scholar Hazel Carby finds she needs to trace not just the family history of her Jamaican father and her Welsh...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Verso 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 929.2 CAR

Summary: Samuele is twelve years old and lives on an island in the middle of the sea. He goes to school, and loves shooting his slingshot and going hunting. He likes land games, even though everything around him speaks of the sea and the men, women, and children who try to cross it to get to his island. But his is not an island like the others, its name is Lampedusa and it is the most symbolic border of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino Lorber 2017

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF FIR

Marcom, Micheline Aharonian

Summary: "Emilio thinks he is living the American Dream: his parents, who emigrated from Guatemala to California, sacrifice daily to make sure of it. And his life seems relatively normal until he turns sixteen. Like most teenagers, Emilio is determined to get his driver's license--however, his mother dissuades him from doing so. When Emilio asks why, his parents reveal a shocking secret: he is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAR

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