Ellis Island: gateway to the American dream

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Barnes & Noble Books, 2000 - Social Science - 144 pages
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User Review  - pennsylady - LibraryThing

A concise, informative look at the various faces of Ellis Island, Gateway to America (1892 to 1954) A study of joys and sorrows, honesty and corruption,courageous reformers The photographs of immigrants often told their stories of the past and future. Read full review

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User Review  - Krumbs - LibraryThing

Some interesting photos, a few interesting anecdotes, but I wouldn't pick it up as a definitive history; too many holes. Fine if you're just interested in a quick overview of the 20th century history of Ellis Island. Read full review

Contents

Deportation Delirium
91
Chapter Seven
105
Decline and Rediscovery of Ellis Island
117
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