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by Ivan Chermayeff,Fred Wasserman,Mary J. Shapiro

ePub Ellis Island: An Illustrated History of the Immigrant Experience download
Author:
Ivan Chermayeff,Fred Wasserman,Mary J. Shapiro
ISBN13:
978-0025844414
ISBN:
0025844415
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Publisher:
Macmillan Pub Co; 1st edition (December 1, 1991)
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Subcategory:
Americas
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1302 kb
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1647 kb
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Rating:
4.9
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570

For the millions of immigrants who entered the United States through Ellis Island, this volume represents a visual compilation of. .Awesome book on the immigrants who went through Ellis Island.

For the millions of immigrants who entered the United States through Ellis Island, this volume represents a visual compilation of once-in-a-lifetime memories. There are literally hundreds of photos from the Ellis Island Immigration Museum, which opened last September. The illustrations are complemented by an inviting narrative detailing the experiences of immigrants in their own words. Divided into four sections, the volume also traces the history of Ellis Island from an immigrant landmark to a national museum.

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Ellis Island: An Illustrated History of the Immigrant Experience. New York: Macmillan, 1991. PITKINS, Thomas M. Keepers of the Gate: A History of Ellis Island. New York: New York University Press, 1975. YANS-McLAUGHLIN, Virginia. Ellis Island and the Peopling of America: The Official Guide. New York: New Press, 1997. Pastors and Immigrants: The Role of a Religious Elite in the Absorption of Norwegian Immigrants. The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1963.

As an accompaniment to the quintessential American museum, the one at Ellis Island that documents the experience of over 1. As an accompaniment to the quintessential American museum, the one at Ellis Island that documents the experience of over 12 million immigrants who came to this country by way of the government facility there, the authors have assembled oral histories, artifacts, photographs, and other documents primarily from the period between 1880 and 1924.

Ellis Island : an illustrated history of the immigrant experience, Ivan Chermayeff, designer, Fred . Electronic Books God in Chinatown : religion and survival in New York’s evolving immigrant community, Kenneth J. Guest.

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Immigrants as New Arrivals. Bolino, August C. The Ellis Island Source Book. 2nd ed. Washington, . Kensington Historical Press, 1990. xxiii, 357 . il. bibliography. LC call number: JV6483. B64 1990 LH&G; MRR Alc LC control number: 91134939. Result of the author's seven-year attempt "to put in one place as much as is known. about Ellis Island," its history, source documents, and "the Ellis Island Experience. Bromwell, William Jeremy.

Get the best deal by comparing prices from over 100,000 booksellers. ISBN 9780025844414 (978-0-02-584441-4) Hardcover, Macmillan Pub Co, 1991. Gateway to Liberty: The Story of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. ISBN 9780394728919 (978-0-394-72891-9) Softcover, Vintage, 1986.

The book describes, often in their own words, the immigrants and the officials and social workers who played a part in the great influx.

  • This is a perfect book for someone who can read a little, but needs pictures to understand what the text is about. Lots of pictures and so much information in this book. I'm very impressed and happy with this purchase.

  • Awesome book on the immigrants who went
    through Ellis Island. Very very detailed. Top
    notch. A book to treasure.

  • tells the story well of a group far to often overlooked.