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Author Montiel, Miguel, 1942 April 10- author.

Title World of our mothers : Mexican Revolution-era immigrants and their stories / Miguel Montiel and Yvonne de la Torre Montiel
Published Tucson, Arizona : University of Arizona Press, 2022


Description 1 online resource (xii, 371 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents Foreword / by Irasema Coronado and Christine Marín -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1. The Mexican Revolution of 1910 -- 2. Reenganche : the promise of well-paying jobs -- 3. Linking one country with another : Mexicans in the United States, 1848-1960 -- 4. Family : shifting views -- 5. Arizona mining towns -- 6. Barrio life in Phoenix : stay in your corner -- 7. Midwestern Catholic refugees -- Epilogue -- Appendix A. Summaries of the women interviewed -- Appendix B. Conducting a community resolana
Summary "World of Our Mothers: Mexican Revolution Era Immigrants, highlights the largely forgotten stories of forty-five women immigrants. Through interviews in Arizona mining towns, Phoenix barrios, selected areas of California, Texas, and the Midwest, we learned how they negotiated their lives with their circumstances"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on August 24, 2022)
Subject Women immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Women immigrants -- United States -- Biography
HISTORY / General
Emigration and immigration.
Women immigrants.
Women immigrants -- Social conditions.
SUBJECT Mexico -- History -- Revolution, 1910-1920 -- Refugees -- Biography
Mexico -- Emigration and immigration -- History
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History
Subject Mexico.
United States.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
Author De la Torre Montiel, Yvonne 1947- author.
Coronado, Irasema, writer of foreword.
Marín, Christine, writer of foreword.
LC no. 2021061664
ISBN 0816546673