Ellis Island National Monument, New York Harbor, New York - Some of the many vintage luggage pieces at Ellis Island.
Virtual Tour of Ellis Island from Scholastic- with audio clips of passengers recounting their trip
Ellis Island Immigration Museum
How to Find Your Ancestors Who Passed Through Ellis Island.
Oral histories of immigrants to Ellis Island - really cool!
Immigrants at Ellis Island undergoing a health inspection, 1920. Many immigrants flocked to the United States during the 20's to escape poverty, war, or an over-ruling government.
Ellis Island Immigrants
Ellis Island Chalk Markings this is what inspectors put on the jackets of the immigrants so they new where to place them
ELLIS ISLAND: CHRISTMAS, 1920. Group of immigrant children photographed in front of a Christmas tree inside the registry room at Ellis Island, New York City.
Eight orphan children whose mothers were killed in a Russian pogrom. They were brought to Ellis Island in 1908.