Mission Labor
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Learn the real story about what happened in the California missions under Spanish and Mexican rule. Who built the missions? How were the workers treated? What was the impact of this type of work on the California Indian population?  Written by veteran elementary teacher Bill Morgan, with beautiful illustrations by award-winning artist Jos Sances.

Grades: 4–5
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Languages: English, Spanish
Free downloads: 24 pages each
Mission Labor - English
Mission Labor - Spanish
Print booklet cost: $3 includes both languages
Pages: 48