New York Map

New York The Latino Entrepreneurial Spirit From the start, Latinos in New York have contributed to the economy mostly as laborers and semiskilled workers, though a small sector... Read more

Philadelphia Metro Map

Philadelphia HISTORICAL OVERVIEW The history of Pennsylvania’s contact with Latin America begins in Philadelphia, the port city that had strong commercial ties with Cuba dating back at least... Read more

New Mexico Map

New Mexico CULTURAL CONTRIBUTIONS Religion and Religious Art Catholicism was brought to New Mexico by Spanish Franciscan missionaries whose presence and dominance in New Mexico would place a... Read more

Nebraska Subway Map

  Nebraska Spanish Presence Around the 1530s, Spanish explorer Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca reported seeing bison and bison hides. Historians believe this shipwrecked explorer reached the outer... Read more