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Kyuaro Abiko

started the Japanese farming community in the central valley called Yamato Colony

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angel island

an island where immigrants who entered on the Pacific Coast had to wait to see if the government would let them into the country.

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where did the immigrants want to live in California

with people from their home countries

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solvang

a community built by people from Denmark in the Santa Ynez valley

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migration

a movement of people within the United States to California

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why did people migrate to California

practice freedom to practice their own religion. own land, find a better life for farming

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why did African Americans migrate

water better life after they were freed from slavery

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how many people lived in California in 1900

1 million people

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how did people who migrated and immigrated play a part in California growth

adding to population and new ideas and new ways of life

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where did the Chinese people move to in CA

Sacramento Delta to build levees that turned marshland into farmland

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what did immigrants from Japan farm

fruits as grapes and strawberries. Also grew rice

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what crops did Armenian farmers grow

figs, grapes, melons and pistachio in central valley

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how was anaheim named

after German immigrants who named Ana after the valley and heim is german for home

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who started wineries

German, french and Italian immigrants

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Kate Douglas Wiggin

started first free kindergarten in SF in 1878

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why did people blame immigrants for hard economic times in CA

they were needed to build transcontinential railroad and felt they were taking away from California jobs

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prejudice

unfair feeling of hate or dislike for members of a certain group, race or religion

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how were Chinese immigrants experience prejuidice

not allowed to hold down certain jobs, not allowed to live outside their communities, their homes and businesses were attacked

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chinese exclusion act

stopped chinese immigrants from entering US unless they had family members living there

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how did africican americans face prejudice

difficulty getting good jobs and children not allowed to attend certain public schools

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allensworth

town built by africian americans

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colonel allen allensworth

led a group of afician americans to build allensworth

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why did people leave allensworth

the well began to dry up and farmers couldn't get enough water

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how did indians have problems in California

settlers moved onto their land and killed in conflicts

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reservations

land set aside that US government tried to move indians to

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what was wrong with reservations

land was poor and they could not find or grow enough food to eat

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chief kientepoos

chief of modoc indians

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who were the modoc indians

indians that were kicked off their california reservation and moved to Oregon. they returned to California and US army forced them back to oregon reservation