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CAS IR500 History of Deportation to Latin America (DRAFT)

Finding US and other documents

U.S. State Department documents on Mexico

Mexican immigration and relocation to the United States

Mexican Migration Project

A compilation of data on the characteristics and behavior of documented and undocumented Mexican migrants to the United States.

Pew Research Center statistics
Outstanding statistical source on illegal and legal immigration from Mexico.

Border detention of children  
Useful overview of the history of border detention

TRAC Immigration
"comprehensive, independent and nonpartisan information about U.S. federal
immigration enforcement."




International document sources

For more choices, see Primary Sources - International


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Donald Altschiller
Mugar Memorial Library
Subjects: History, Religion