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    German stowaway, photo taken at Ellis Island, 1911


    Augustus F. Sherman. German man. Ellis Island portraits. New York Public Library.

  • Joni Russell

    A German Stowaway at Ellis Island. Although taken in 1911 this gives an idea of the types of tattoos prevalent (New York Public Library)

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