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From Here to There – Immigrant Investigation

Date: Tue. March 28th, 2017, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
Location: Cleveland History Center for the Western Reserve Historical Society, 10825 East Boulevard, Cleveland, OH 44106v

Unfold the story of a migrant or refugee family’s journey to Northeast Ohio from overseas or from another US region. Investigate a family through primary documents to discover when and from where they came, why they left, and what their hopes are for a future in Cleveland. Stories range from the 1840s to 1980s, and include European, Asian, Hispanic, African American, and Appalachian groups.

This event is sponsored by the Cleveland History Center of the Western Reserve Historical Society.

This is free with admission to the Cleveland History Center.

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