Another shout out to descendants of Spaniards who settled in Canton, Ohio

If this classified ad from La Prensa (May 17, 1923) is accurate, there were 1,200 Spaniards employed at the United Alloy Steel Corporation in Canton, Ohio in 1923. “SPANISH WORKERS: If you want to work in a factory that currently employs 1,200 Spaniards, that offers a good salary and optimal working conditions, come in person, or write (in English or Spanish) to our employment office…”

Learn more about Spanish immigrants in Ohio here.