December 10, 2017 at 3: It included a celebration of the Roman Catholic Mass, a grand procession, traditional food and folk dancing.
In California, although a number of Portuguese had arrived there considerably earlier, it was during the Gold Rush of the mid- nineteenth century that many Azoreans headed for the gold fields, including [End Page 206] large numbers who had settled in the East and were by then working in considerable numbers in the whaling industry. Portuguese American Journal.
Additional Information. Marjory Gomez O'Toole July 30, 2017 at 7: Built on the Johns Hopkins University Campus.
Around the Web Yes! Quick Reply.Mass and the Azores become "sister states"
Too Little for too Many"; and "Ethnic Survival: PAJ is on GoogleNews! You may also enjoy this story about how the Polish immigrants came to New England here.
Your comment is awaiting moderation. Understanding the Portuguese Immigrant Story.
Very interesting! And the women worked as seamstresses in garment shops. On weekends, I cleaned storm windows in affluent homes with my father in Middletown and Bristol, R.
The Queen City 1,087 posts, read 2,341,391 times Reputation: Azoreans left their archipelago in different waves — set off by poverty and natural disasters as well as politics.