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“Baskets to Be Given to Mexican Families.” The Oklahoman, December 9, 1921; p. 8.

“Born in Old Mexico? Most are Native-Born Yanks.” The Oklahoman, September 17, 1949: p. 10.

“Demographic and Economic Profiles of Hispanics by State and County, 2014.” Pew Research. https://www.pewresearch.org/hispanic/states/state/ok/.

“Deportation of Mexicans is Held Up.” Oklahoma City Times. Vol. 31, No. 77, Ed. 1. Tuesday, July 8, 1919. Accessed December 31, 2019. https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc171175/m1/1/.

“Deportation of Mexicans is Requested.” Oklahoma City Times. Vol. 31, No. 5, Ed. 1. Tuesday, April 15, 1919. Accessed December 31, 2019. https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc171096/m1/1/.

“Early Twentieth Century Mexican Immigration to the US.” Social History for Every Classroom. https://herb.ashp.cuny.edu/exhibits/show/mexican-immigration.

“GI Forum Honors Two City Pupils.” The Oklahoman, June 9, 1961: p. 26.

“Immigrants Solving Language Woes with English Courses.” The Oklahoman, August 5, 1980.

“Latino Group Forming New Chapters in City.” The Oklahoman, December 11, 1979: p. 75.

“Manuel Perez, Jr.” The University of Texas at Austin Voces Oral History Project. https://voces.lib.utexas.edu/collections/stories/manuel-perez-jr.

“Mariel Boatlift of 1980.” Immigration History. https://immigrationhistory.org/item/mariel-boatlift/.

“Mexican Library Opened by Consul.” The Oklahoman, December 18, 1938: p. 22.

“Mexicans Driven Out By the Citizens.” The Chandler News-Publicist. Vol. 23, No. 33, Ed. 1. Friday, May 1, 1914. Accessed December 31, 2019. https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc913591/m1/5/.

“Police Plan to Banish Mexicans.” Oklahoma City Daily Pointer. Vol. 5, No. 178, Ed. 1. Friday, August 12, 1910. Accessed December 30, 2019. https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc101625/m1/1/.

“Refugees Make Selves at Home.” The Oklahoman. August 16, 1962: p. 6.

“Sister Joselita Allen.” The Oklahoman, December 5, 1993. https://oklahoman.com/article/2450336/sister-joselita-allen.

“Telemundo Programming Begins Airing in Oklahoma City.” TV Week, December 28, 2004. https://www.tvweek.com/in-depth/2004/12/telemundo-programming-begins-a/.

“Timeline: Guatemala’s History of Violence.” Frontline World. http://www.pbs.org/frontlineworld/stories/guatemala704/history/timeline.html.

“Vaqueros,” Bullock Texas State History Museum. https://www.thestoryoftexas.com/discover/campfire-stories/vaqueros#:~:text=Seasoned%20vaqueros%20could%20stop%20a,and%20ranching%20knowledge%20was%20unsurpassed.

“Women Plan to Bring Cuba Refugees Here.” The Oklahoman. May 6, 1962; p. 10.

Allegro, Linda, and Andrew Grant Wood. Latin American Migrations to the U.S. Heartland: Changing Social Landscapes in Middle America. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2013.

Balderrama, Francisco E, and Raymond Rodriguez. 1995. Decade of Betrayal: Mexican Repatriation in the 1930s. 1st ed. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press.

Beutler, Mark. “A Delectable Family Tradition.” 405 Magazine, August 2013.

Borgerding, Katherine. “Hispanic Population Surges Statewide.” Oklahomawatch.org, Published November 29, 2012. https://oklahomawatch.org/2012/11/29/hispanic-population-surges-statewide/.

Brown, Donald N. “Immigration,” The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture, https://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=IM001.

Camacho Wiley, Elizabeth. “More Employers in State Use Bilingual Approach.” The Oklahoman, November 5, 2003: p. 1A.

Chisti, Muzaffar, Faye Hipsman, and Isabel Ball. “Fifty Years On, the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act Continues to Reshape the United States.” Migration Policy Institute, October 15, 2015. https://www.migrationpolicy.org/article/fifty-years-1965-immigration-and-nationality-act-continues-reshape-united-states.

Dary, David, “Cattle Drives,” The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture, https://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=CA076.

Dortch, Scott D. “Chisholm Trail,” The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture, https://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=CH045.

El Nacional, https://elnacionaldeoklahoma.com/.

Etter, Jim. “Rosa King: Hispanic Leader Works to Aid Growing Group.” The Oklahoman, August 1, 1988:p. 7.

Etter, Jim. “Four Cubans Becoming Just Folks in Pond Creek.” The Oklahoman, August 25, 1980: p. 1

Everett, Dianna, “European Exploration,” The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture, https://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=EU002.

Felder, Ben. “Students Walk Out of School, Call for Immigration Reform.” The Oklahoman, November 9, 2017.

Freedman, Russell. In the Days of the Vaqueros: America’s First True Cowboys. New York: Clarion, 2001.

Felder, Ben. “Guatemala Opens Consulate in Oklahoma to Serve Growing Population.” The Oklahoman, June 20, 2015.

Gibbs Robinson, Judy. “In Oklahoma: Thousands Protest.” The Oklahoman; May 2, 2006: p. 1A.

Gibbs Robinson, Judy. “United They Stand: Estimated 10,000 Gather at State Capitol to Seek ‘Justice for Immigrants’.” The Oklahoman, April 2, 2006: p. 1A.

Graham, Ginnie. “‘Dreamers’ Give Immigration A Face.” The Oklahoman, July 31, 2011: p. 8a.

Green, Donald E. “Settlement Patterns,” The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture, https://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=SE024.

Gutierrez, Bella. “Energy Institute of the Americas 2019.” Huellas Latinas, October 19, 2019. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5xy1VL9PkKQ.

Haeber, Jonathan, “Vaqueros: The First Cowboys of the Open Range.” Nationalgeographic.com. Published August 15, 2003. https://www.nationalgeographic.com/news/2003/8/mexico-tradition-vaquero-cowboy/.

Hatch, Katherine. “Cuban Refugee Family Moves to City.” The Oklahoman, July 19, 1962: p. 40.

Henderson, T. Beyond Borders. Malden, Mass.: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.

Hinton, Carla. “Library Serves Hispanics.” The Oklahoman, December 23, 1992: p. 76.

Hoy, Jim, "Cattle Industry,” The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture, https://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=CA077.

Jonas, Susanne. “Guatemalan Migration in Times of Civil War and Post-War Challenges.” Migration Policy Institute, March 27, 2013. https://www.migrationpolicy.org/article/guatemalan-migration-times-civil-war-and-post-war-challenges.

Killackey, Jim. “Bilingual Education More Than Two-Sided Concern.” The Oklahoman, September 29, 1980: p. 38.

Lewis, Tom and Sara Jane Richter, “Coronado Expedition,” The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture, https://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=CO062.

McCormick, E., “The Oklahoma Taxpayer and Citizen Protection Act: Blowing Off Steam or Setting Wildfires?” Georgetown Immigration Law Journal 23 (2009): 293–364. https://digitalcommons.law.utulsa.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1074&context=fac_pub.

McNutt, K.S. “Rally Highlights Conserns of Undocumented Students.” The Oklahoman, October 26, 2017; p. 4a.

Medley, Robert. “City Agency Plans Aid For Latinos.” The Oklahoman, April 5, 1991: p. 1.

Medley, Robert. “Fledgling Latino Agency Moves Into Own Home.” The Oklahoman, September 30, 1991: p. 4.

Slipke, Darla. “Woman’s Passion for Helping is Remembered.” The Oklahoman, August 20, 2014: p. 12A.

Smead, R. Vocabulario Vaquero=Cowboy Talk. Norman, Ok: University of Oklahoma Press, 2004.

Smith, Michael M. “Hispanics,” The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture, https://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=HI014.

Smith, Michael M. “Mexicans,” The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture, https://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=ME024.

Smith, Michael M. “Mission to the Immigrants: Establishment of the Order of Discalced Carmelites in Oklahoma, 1914–1929.” Southwest Cultural Heritage Festival Vol. 1. Stillwater: Oklahoma State University Press, 1981.

Smith, Michael M. The Mexicans in Oklahoma. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1980. https://www.digitalprairie.ok.gov/digital/collection/culture/id/1536.

Smith, Michael M., “Beyond the Borderlands: Mexican Labor in the Central Plains, 1900–1930.” Great Plains Quarterly 1, no. 4 (Fall 1981): 239.

Spener, David. “Mexican Migration to the United States, 1882–1992: A Long Twentieth Century of Coyotaje.” The Center for Comparative Immigration Studies: University of California, San Diego, October 2005.

Taylor, Adam. “How CITGO, a US Oil Company, became Venezuela’s Lifeline.” Washington Post, January 29, 2019. https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/2019/01/29/how-citgo-us-oil-company-became-venezuelas-lifeline/.

Thomas, Kedron, “Photo Reflection: 1976 Earthquake in Guatemala.” ReVista: Harvard Review of Latin America. https://revista.drclas.harvard.edu/book/photo-reflection-1976-earthquake-guatemala.

Tyson, Carl N. “Shawnee Trail,” The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture, https://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=SH015.

Tyson, Carl N. “Western Trail,” The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture, https://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=WE025.

Willert, Tim, “OKC District Hires 20 From Puerto Rico.” The Oklahoman, November 8, 2014, p. 9A.

Willert, Tim, “OKC Schools Seek Bilingual Educators in Puerto Rico.” The Oklahoman, October 20, 2014.