Immigration

After Adelita: Myths, Heroes, and Revolutionaries

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Zine, After Adelita: Myths, Heroes, and Revolutionaries
Date: 
2010
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"After Adelita" includes works that express ideas about myths, heroes, and revolutionaries by women artists who work in diverse media, such as video, painting, photography, and printmaking. The collection is inspired by Adelita, a folkloric proto-feminist figure in Mexican history.
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English
Spanish
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Immigration Detention Reform

Location

524 West Exchange Street
60417 Crete, IL
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
zine,Immigration Detention Reform
Date: 
November 15, 2010
Abstract: 
Presented to Immigration and Customs Enforcement for Chicago IGSA for a Diverse Detainee Population
Language: 
English
Notes: 
Xerox
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Ah Mu Weaves a Story

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Book, Gilliam, Sara
Date: 
2009
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Ah Mu Weaves a story is the story of a young girl whose family immigrated to the United States.
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English
Karen
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This book is part of a series from Chicago Welcomes You, including an information book and a set of cards. All information is in both English and Karen.
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Website: 

chicagowelcomesyou,org (not accessible as of 1-31-16)

The Sweet Defeat of the Prison in Crete

Location

60430
United States
US
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Zine, Sweet Defeat of the Prison in Crete
Date: 
2012
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Essay documenting the 2011-2012 grassroots organizing to prevent a private Immigration & Customs Enforcement detention facility that was proposed for Crete, IL.
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English
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First Steps: An Introduction to Life in America Cards

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Book, Sangha, Aaron
Date: 
2009
Abstract: 
First Steps: An Introduction to Life in America Cards are a set of large cards bound by a metal ring. They contain similar information to the book form the same series, and can be detached and hung up or taken on their own. All information is included in both English and Karen (Burma, Myanmar, Thailand)
Language: 
English
Karen
Notes: 
These cards are a part of a set including an information book and a children's book
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www.chicagowelcomesyou.org (not accessible as of 1-31-16)

Item Donor: 
Chicago Refugee Center

First Steps: An Introduction to Life in America

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Book, Sangha, Aaron
Date: 
2009
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First Steps: An Introduction to Life in America is a manual with information for immigrants settling in the United States. It contains information about food, finances, getting around, and documentation. All information is in both English and Karen (Burma, Myanmar and Thailand).
Language: 
English
Karen
Notes: 
This is part of a set, including a children's book and a set of information cards.
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Website: 

www.chicagowelcomesyou.org (not accessible as of 1-31-16)

Item Donor: 
Chicago Refugee Center

South Chicago ABC Zine Distro 2013 Catalog

Location

60430 Homewood
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Zine, South Chicago ABC Zine Distro 2013 Catalog
Date: 
2013
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The South Chicago ABC Zine Distro 2013 Catalog is a catalog listing and describing Zines put out in 20012 by the South Chicago ABC Zine Distro. Includes ordering information and lists of zines.
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English
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"Destroy Power Not People" cover art by "Bran Scam"
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Foreign Friends Favorites Cookbook

In These Times: Migrant Rights

Catalog Number: 
Magazine In These Times: Migrant Rights
Date: 
October 13, 2003
Volume: 
27
Issue: 
23
Abstract: 
In These Times provides left-leaning analysis of news, politics and culture.
Language: 
English
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ISSN/ISBN: 
01605992
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Item Donor: 
In These Timse

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