U.S. Census Bureau, 2007. American Community Survey Reports. Race/Ethnicity Reports. The Hispanic Community-2004. http://www.census.gov/prod/2007pubs/acs-03.pdf. Aranda, Lucia. “Latinos in Hawaii.” In Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United... Read more

Travel to Idaho

HISTORICAL OVERVIEW Over the last quarter century the Latino population in Idaho has dramatically increased, as it has nationally. The 2000 Idaho census showed 101,690 people of Workers... Read more

America Guide Tourist

In addition, the Virginia Company initiated a program called “headright,” which offered fifty acres of land to emigrants who could pay their own passage and an additional fifty... Read more

Georgia US

Explorers Francisco Gordillo and Pedro de Quexos explore the Atlantic Coast from Florida to Cape Hateras, North Carolina. Explorer Lucas Vazquez de Ayllon founds the first named European... Read more


Bean, Frank D., and Marta Tienda. The Hispanic Population of the United States. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 1988. Office of Latino Affairs, District of Columbia. http://ola.dc.gov/ola/site/default.aspFolaNav. Portes,... Read more

Map of Delaware

Delaware BIBLIOGRAPHY Borland, Katherine. Creating Community: Hispanic Migration to Rural Delaware. Wilmington, DE: Delaware Heritage Press, 2001. Caldwell, Christopher. “Hola, Delaware! How Guatemalan Immigrants Changed a Small American... Read more

Puerto Rico Maps

As one of the first areas of the New World to be “discovered” by Spain, Puerto Rico has a long and complex colonial history. Christopher Columbus’s party landed... Read more

Hawaii Map

NOTABLE LATINOS Camacho Souza, Blase (1918-). Camacho Souza founded the Puerto Rican Heritage Society in 1980, and he is also the project director of the Puerto Rican House... Read more


Arnade, Charles W. Florida on Trial, 1593-1602. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press, 1959. Boswell, Thomas D., and James R. Curtis. The Cuban-American Experience: Culture, Images, and... Read more