TEKS Expectation 7.10B

7.10B Describe how immigration and migration to Texas have influenced Texas.
Belongs to Statement 7.10: The student understands the characteristics, distribution, and migration of population in Texas in the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries.

Teach this expectation using entries from our Handbook

Our Handbook entries are written by volunteer historians and professionals, reviewed by TSHA staff, vetted by scholars, and approved by the TSHA Chief Historian.

Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

Advertisement for the Port of Houston: Nations First Port in Cotton Exports, 1936
Aerial Photograph of the Houston Ship Channel with Major Manmade Features Noted, 1959
After the Great Storm: Galveston's Response to the Hurrican of Sept. 8, 1900
Aldridge Sawmill – The Story in Numbers
Big Bend Country
Civilian Conservation Corps in Texas
Clifford Mooers to Sterling, June 5, 1931
Cotton Gin Old Red, Richardson, Texas
Curriculum Guide for Teaching Texas History
Dust Bowl, 1930s
Dust Storms Strike America
Environment of Texas
Frontier Life; or, Scenes and Adventures in the South West
Galveston Hurricane of 1900
Galveston Hurricane of 1900
Gulf Coast
Hazardous Business: Industry, Regulation, and the Texas Railroad Commission
Heritage, Volume 12, Number 02, Spring 1994
Heritage, Volume 4 2007
Hill Country
History of McKinney and Collin County
History of Texas: from Its First Settlement in 1685 to Its Annexation to the United States in 1846, Volume 1
History Pin Online
How did we get to 254 Counties in Texas?
Image Gallery for the Curriculum Guide For Teaching Texas History
La Frontera Fluida (The Fluid Border)
Mesquite Trees in Texas
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 7
Natural Disasters
Neff to the Texas Legislature, May 1, 1923
Old News
Panhandle Plains
Parks and Wildlife Activities and Lesson Plans
Pat Neff and Texas State Parks
Piecing Together History: A Turn-of-the-Century African American Farmstead
Political Cartoon on the Cotton Crisis, 1932
Prairies and Lakes
Rise Up: West
Solar energy
South Texas Plains
Spanish Missions of Texas Supplemental
Stagecoaching in Texas
State Parks Publications
Texas Historic Sites Atlas
Texas History Mini-Qs from The DBQ Project
Texas in Conflict, 1900 – 1920
Texas Locations Video Category (TAMI)
Texas Maps from TPWD
Texas Originals: Billy Lee Brammer
Texas Originals: Carlos E. Castañeda
Texas Originals: Clara Driscoll
Texas Originals: Mary Austin Holley
The 1900 Storm Photos, Galveston Island, Texas
The 1900 Storm, Galveston Island, Texas
The Galveston Hurricane of 1900
The National Parks of Texas: In Contact With Beauty
Underground water
Water Resources
Weather in Texas
Weathering Texas
Border Land: The Struggle for Texas, 1820-1879

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