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Latino Americans

Jose Marti

Jose Marti led an uprising against the Spanish government in Cuba

Jose Marti

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Latino Americans

Latino Americans Series Teaser

LATINO AMERICANS is a three-part, six-hour documentary series that airs Sept. 17 at 8pm

Latino Americans Series Teaser

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Latino Americans

Miguel Antonio Otero

Otero was appointed Governor of the territory of New Mexico by Pres. McKinley

Miguel Antonio Otero

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Latino Americans

Journey from Mexico

Victor Villasenor describes his family's harrowing journey to the United States

Journey from Mexico

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Latino Americans

Bernardo Vega

Bernardo Vega left Puerto Rico for a new life New York

Bernardo Vega

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Latino Americans

Los Angeles Deportation

Emilia Castaneda was deported to Mexico in 1935 from Los Angeles

Los Angeles Deportation

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Latino Americans

Juan Seguin

Juan Seguin was a Capitan during the Texas Revolution.

Juan Seguin

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Latino Americans

Gloria Estefan

Gloria Estefan discusses her Cuban heritage and how it is an influence on her music

Gloria Estefan

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Latino Americans

Rita Moreno

Rita Moreno talks about her experience on West Side Story and the prejudices she faced

Rita Moreno

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Latino Americans

Latino Americans - Series Preview

LATINO AMERICANS is a three-part, six-hour documentary series that airs Sept. 17 at 8pm

Latino Americans - Series Preview

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Latino Americans

Spanish American War

In 1898 the U.S. declares war on Spain after a blast destroys the battleship, USS Maine

Spanish American War

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Latino Americans

The Alamo

Santa Anna laid siege to the Alamo and the Tejano defenses. All 189 men were killed

The Alamo

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Latino Americans

Apolinaria Lorenzana

Apolinaria Lorenzana was an orphan sent to California from Mexico in 1800

Apolinaria Lorenzana

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Latino Americans

New Mexico

Settled in 1598 New Mexico was the oldest and largest Spanish settlement in the south west

New Mexico

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Latino Americans

Episode 6: Peril and Promise Trailer

From Cuba a second wave of refugees to United States – the Mariel exodus – floods Miami

Episode 6: Peril and Promise Trailer

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Latino Americans

Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride Trailer

In the 1960s and 1970s a generation of Mexican Americans build a new "Chicano" identity

Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride Trailer

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Latino Americans

Episode 4: The New Latinos Trailer

New waves of immigration bring people from Puerto Rico, Cuba and the Dominican Republic

Episode 4: The New Latinos Trailer

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Latino Americans

Episode 3: War and Peace Trailer

Service during the war allows Latinos to make unprecedented gains in civil rights

Episode 3: War and Peace Trailer

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Latino Americans

Episode 2: Empire of Dreams Trailer

Widespread immigration to the U.S. from Latin countries begins.

Episode 2: Empire of Dreams Trailer

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Latino Americans

Episode 1: Foreigners in Their Own Land Trailer

Manifest Destiny pushes the U.S west into the Mexican territories of the South West

Episode 1: Foreigners in Their Own Land Trailer

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