I was Dreaming to Come to America: Memories from the Ellis Island Oral History Project

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Veronica Lawlor
Viking, 1995 - Juvenile Fiction - 38 pages
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A collection of personal stories documents the experience of immigrants who passed through Ellis Island between 1900 and 1925 and is accompanied by a foreword by New York City Mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani and information about the Oral History Project.

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Summary: This book is a collection of oral histories given by people who immigrated to Ellis Island in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. They are just a few excerpts taken from the Ellis Island ... Read full review

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I Was Dreaming to Come to America has been my favorite nonfiction book I have read so far. In this book, it consisted of quotes made by individuals who actually came from Europe to America through ... Read full review


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