First Born in America
St. Paul resident Fouzia Qaisar, right, holds her newborn daughter Hamna Yousafzai as the proud father Qaisar Yousafzai looks on in her hospital bed at Regions Hospital in St. Paul Tuesday August 3, 2005. Fouzia Qaisar came to the U.S. about a year ago after marrying her husband and Hamna is their first child. Immigrants make up 19 percent of the new moms in the Twin Cities, and about 15 percent statewide, a large increase over the 1990 statistics.
© Christopher Polydoroff Photography