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    Ellis Island. Immigrant children wearing arrival tags.

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    Guadeloupean woman at Ellis Island, 1911, by Augustus Sherman

    Sami woman from Finland at Ellis Island 1906

    Boarding the Titanic

    Miss America 1924

    Portrait of Mrs. Jacob Astor (Madeleine Force), 18, was the wife of millionaire John Jacob Astor , they had been on an extended honeymoon in Egypt and Paris and, in the spring of 1912, decided to return to America as First Class passengers on board the Titanic.

    Gypsy Family from Rome arriving at Ellis Island.

    [Norwegian woman.] Digital ID: 418040. Sherman, Augustus F. (Augustus Francis) -- Photographer. [ca. 1906-1914] Notes: Formerly titled 'Swedish woman;' costume is from the west coast of Norway. Source: William Williams papers / Photographs of immigrants (more info) Repository: The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.

    Sears Roebuck Store Huntington, Long Island in 1942

    A Romanian woman at Ellis Island (1906)

    Greek soldier. Digital ID: 464937. Sherman, Augustus F. (Augustus Francis) -- Photographer. [1911] Notes: Identified as 'Greek evzone or Palace Guard' in Peter Mesenholler 'Augustus F. Sherman: Ellis Island Portraits 1905-1920' (c1905) p.67. Source: William Williams papers / Photographs of immigrants (more info) Repository: The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division. See more information about this image and others at NYPL Digital Gallery.

    Dutch children at Ellis Island

    Jewish immigrant at Ellis Island. 1905, hat, beard, dark eyes, vintage, photo b/w, history, looking for a better world.

    An Italian woman at Ellis Island (1906)

    Ellis Island (LOC)

    Mail Carrier in the 1800's

    Portrait of an Immigrant, Ellis Island, New York, 1915, by Lewis Wickes Hine

    1940s North America Temperature and Rainfall Map