What were 3 characteristics of old immigrants?
What are two characteristics of old immigrants?
|New immigrants and old–what people said|
|The old immigrants. . .||The new immigrants. . .|
|were Protestant||were not Protestant–were Catholic, Orthodox, Jewish|
|were literate and skilled||were illiterate and unskilled|
|came over as families||came over as birds of passage|
Who were the old immigrants quizlet?
What was one way old immigrants?
What are characteristics of migrants?
What characteristics of old immigrants made them acceptable to Americans?
Many of these immigrants were culturally similar to each other, literate, and had some wealth. Most were Protestant, believed in democracy, and resembled each other physically. Due to the similarities among these groups, old immigrants were able to adapt to America more easily.