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Coming to America: Ellis Island, a small island in New York Harbor, served as the site of American's first Federal immigration station. From 1892 to 1954, over 12 million immigrants entered the United States through Ellis Island. Today the approximately 100 million living descendants of these Ellis Island immigrants account for more than 40% of the country's population. #Historic

By the time Ellis Island shut down in 1954, more than 12 million immigrants had passed through its gates.

A family of seven sons and one daughter, Ellis Island (1904-1926). This is a great site with lots of photo's from Ellis Island.

Old Pictures - from website - "Welcome to the Old Picture internet site, featuring an extensive collection of historical photographs. This collection includes images from the years 1850 to 1940. These photographs span the globe, and present a unique view of our past. Join us in developing a love and appreciation for vintage photographs"

An immigrant ship on its way to the United States, 1890.

A family arrives at Ellis Island to begin new lives in America. c1910

During 1892, the year the Ellis Island Immigration Station opened, and the year book opens, 450,000 immigrants took their first steps on American soil.

Thousands of Genealogy Photos Great site - Dead Fred - search by surname for photos.

The website lists over 33,000 online record sources. That's a veritable goldmine for anyone doing famly history research in New York. All records are organized by county, town, and record type. Similar sites exist for each of the 50 states, for example: We know of no other sites anywhere on the web that provide such a wealth of valuable online record sources.

a genealogy site that helped me organizing my family history from Ireland

The last boat accepted at Ellis Island - 1950 - photo by Ernst Haas

Albert Einstein arriving at Ellis Island. is an educational project of The Battery Conservancy. This free site offers access to an extraordinary database of information on 11 million immigrants from 1820 through 1892, the year Ellis Island opened. Over 100 million Americans can trace their ancestors to this early immigration period. (Note: Not all names have been digitized yet). #genealogy #ancestry╰✿♥PM

Ellis Island. Immigrant children wearing arrival tags.

List of the Presidents of the United States of America

Italian family looking for baggage, Ellis Island NY 1905; NYPL Digital Gallery

One of many Sherman tanks in the waters of Saipan

The US in 1800

Germans >> Ellis Island?