Author Archives: Grayce Romeo


Nativism, the act of protecting the interests of American citizens as opposed to immigrants, is a key factor of American history. Nativism has shaped America in many ways since American… Read more »

Speeches About Immigration

Calvin Coolidge, 1923 In 1923, Calvin Coolidge made his first address to congress. In this speech, Coolidge discussed his views on every issue facing America, including immigration. Coolidge states that… Read more »


Primary Sources Breed, Reuben Leonard. The Immigrant Gateway: A Missionary Demonstration. (An Excerpt from a 1913 Play for Community or Church Groups to Stage about the Immigrant¬†Experience.) | DPLA. Accessed… Read more »