More to explore:
German stowaway, photo taken at Ellis Island, 1911
Augustus F. Sherman. German man. Ellis Island portraits. New York Public Library.
A German Stowaway at Ellis Island. Although taken in 1911 this gives an idea of the types of tattoos prevalent (New York Public Library)
Ellis Island Immigrants
Immigrants Arriving at Ellis Island (1892-1954). The man leaning on the counter looks identical to my cousin Robert. Almost spooky!
Immigrants Arriving at Ellis Island (1892-1954)
We use to call them immigrants, now we call them undocumented.
ellis island immigrant
Immigrants at Ellis Island, everyone is an immigrant in this country! !
Immigrants in steerage below first class
Little Italian immigrant at Ellis Island
ellis island immigrant photos
Ellis Island immigrant girl from Alsace, France 1900
Italian Immigrant at Ellis Island
I happened to come across this same woman in a Memphis Tn news paper. It was a vintage photo of women attending a church picnic. It was about ten years ago and I never forgot it..