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[Laplander.] Digital ID: 418041. Sherman, Augustus F. (Augustus Francis) -- Photographer. [ca. 1906-1914] Notes: Identified as 'Sami woman from Finland' in Peter Mesenholler 'Augustus F. Sherman: Ellis Island Portraits 1905-1920' (c1905) p.43. Source: William Williams papers / Photographs of immigrants (more info) Repository: The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.
The abandoned Ellis Island that tourists don't get to see. More than 12 million immigrants passed through Ellis Island between 1892 and 1954, hoping for a better life - but for some their journey ended at the inspection hall. New York, NY.
33 Beautiful Vintage Portraits Of America's Immigrant Past From Ellis Island [Side-eye from the woman on the right is frightening even a century later ;) ]