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Dimensions of Diversity: European American

Focuses on specific aspects of diversity such as race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation/gender identity, creed, and socioeconomic status

European American Heritage Months

March is Irish American Heritage Month and Greek-American Heritage Month.

October is National Italian American Heritage Month (2016 Theme: “Milestones of the Italian American Experience”), Polish American Heritage Month (2016 Theme: “Tracing your Heritage”), and German American Heritage Month (2016 Theme: “Promoting a Cultural Ancestry”). [Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection Diversity and Inclusion page.]

Awaiting examination, Ellis Island

Historical photo of Ellis Island immigrants
Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Reading Room. Date Created/Published: [between ca. 1907 and 1921]

Statistics and Reports


Museums and Historical Societies

Ancestry: Irish

Where Irish Eyes Are Smiling[Source: U.S. Census Bureau]

Ancestry: German

German Roots[Source: U.S. Census Bureau]

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