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The story of Ellis Island

Author: Willard A Heaps
Publisher: New York, Seabury Press [1967]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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A record of the years that Ellis Island served as the immigrants' introduction to America, describing what many Europeans felt and saw upon arrival and the procedures on the island before immigrants were allowed to enter New York.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Willard A Heaps
OCLC Number: 472941
Description: 152 pages 22 cm
Contents: The gateway --
Emigration from Europe --
Leaving the old world --
Voyage to the future --
First encounter with the new world --
On the threshold --
Meeting the doctors --
The final barrier --
The detained and rejected --
Improving the welcome --
Stemming the flood --
From Ghost Island to national monument.
Responsibility: [by] Willard A. Heaps.
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A record of the years that Ellis Island served as the immigrants' introduction to America, describing what many Europeans felt and saw upon arrival and the procedures on the island before immigrants were allowed to enter New York.

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