Ellis Island, New York
From the Collections of the Library of Congress
These images were selected to meet requests regularly received by the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division. Although the Prints and Photographs Division has a considerable number of images identified as showing members of immigrant groups, the images seldom come with detailed information about the ethnicity or nationality of the people depicted, their names, or details about their arrival.
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The pens at Ellis Island, main hall. These people have passed the first mental inspection.(1902-1913)
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