Today wraps up another Hispanic Heritage Month, and we’d like to wrap up our annual set of special Hispanic Heritage Month posts by sharing some of the library resources we’ve been using to come up with all this content.Read more
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As we wind down National Hispanic Heritage Month, we should note the many Milwaukee organizations that serve the Hispanic Community.Read more
Everyone has heard of labor leader Cesar Chavez, who battled for migrant farm worker's rights in California and nationally in the 1960s. Milwaukee even has a street named for him. But did you realize that Wisconsin was also home to a migrant farm workers' labor movement during the same period?Read more
Milwaukee’s Mexican Fiesta has its roots back in 1973, when a Southside street was closed for Mexican Independence Day.Read more