Section of the U.S. Census website dealing with foreign-born persons. Includes recent statistics as well as a 1999 working paper with data pertaining to foreign-born persons in the U.S. between 1850 and 1990.
Digital archive of 25+ major trade and consumer magazines related to film, theater, music and general entertainment industry. Provides complete runs of magazines from their inception to 2000, including Variety, Billboard, and Broadcasting & Cable.
Link to the "Historical Newspapers" section of the News & Newspapers subject guide. Lists dozens of databases for locating historical newspaper articles, including the New York Times Historical, Washington Post Historical, and Los Angeles Times Historical.