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An Albanian woman wearing her native costume

Danish man.

Serbian Gypsies

Italian at Ellis Island

Public Health Service officers examining immigrants arriving to Ellis Island

Ellis Island, NY: Castle Gardens as an Immigration Center between 1855-1892

Ellis Island

Ellis Island

Immigrants Landing at Ellis Island

Ready for travel and going north, south and west. Immigrants with baggage lined up at teller's windows marked money exchange.

Large hall with tellers' cages marked 'money exchange' and 'railroad tickets to all points.'

Immigrants waiting in line for processing by Immigration Bureau officials.

View of garden with trellises adjoining Ellis Island building.

View of garden with greenhouse and arched trellises adjoining Ellis Island structure.

View of one wing of the Immigration Station, Ellis Island.

Passed and waiting to be taken off Ellis Island.

Ferry, the Laura, at Ellis Island pier; part of the Immigration Station is visible at right.

Buildings near Ellis Island pier; immigrants can be seen with trunks and luggage.

View of part of the front facade of the Immigration Station; the New York skyline is barely discernable through the haze in the background.

The Battery, New York - outside of barge office - landing of the emigrant passed from the ferry-boat which brings them from Ellis Island to the Battery

View of a long corridor within one of the Ellis Island buildings; a booth marked post office stands on the left.

Uncle Sam, host. Immigrants being served a free meal at Ellis Island.

A private interview between a young immigrant and an Ellis Island official. Two staff members [?] are also present.

View of Ellis Island buildings, with garden and trellises in foreground.

View of harbor from Ellis Island.

View of Ellis Island lawn, with New York skyline in distance.

Ellis Island, May, 1902.

Taft, Williams, and three others on Ellis Island, Oct. 18, 1910.

A view of an Ellis Island pier; the boat docked here is marked 'Ellis Island' and 'Department of Commerce and Labor.'

Another view of Ellis Island from the harbor, showing various buildings.

Detention pen--on roof of main building, Ellis Island, where emigrants held for deportation may go in fine weather

Immigrants seated on long benches, Main Hall, U.S. Immigration Station.

Group photograph of newly-arrived immigrants in native costumes, some with turbans, some with fezzes.

Another view of Ellis Island from the harbor, but showing a front view of the Immigration Station.

Ellis Island, May, 1902.

View of Ellis Island buildings.

A group of immigrants, most wearing fezzes, surrounding a large vessel which is decorated with the star and crescent symbol of the Moslem religion and the Ottoman Turks.

View of Ellis Island buildings.

Detail of front entrance, U.S. Immigration Station, Ellis Island.

View of Ellis Island buildings and two ferries at pier; apparently taken from atop the Immigration Station building.

Ellis Island, May, 1902 : a view of the grounds adjoining one of the buildings, stewn with rubble, debris and building materials.

Large dining hall, empty except for about ten members of the dining hall staff. The place settings consist of a worn porcelain-enameled plate, a fork and knife.

View of Ellis Island grounds with plantings; buildings to rear.

Dining hall on Ellis Island.

An excellent view of the front facade of the Immigration Station; a boat is docked in front.

A view of the front facade, Immigration Station, Ellis Island.

Ellis Island, May, 1902 : a view of the grounds adjoining on...

View of one wing of the Immigration Station, Ellis Island, showing New York skyline in the distance.

Group photograph captioned 'Hungarian Gypsies all of whom were deported' in The New York Times, Sunday Feb. 12, 1905

A derby-topped gentleman observing the harbor form the observation roof on one wing of the Immigration Station. The gentleman is possibly William Williams, Commissioner of Immigration at Ellis Island form 1902-5 and 1909-13, from whose estate these photographs came. The New York skyline, showing the nearly-completed Woolworth Building tower, is at the left.

View of the New York skyline from the observation roof atop one wing of the Immigration Station, Ellis Island.

Immigrants undergoing medical examination.

Ferry boat, the Ellis Island, which is also marked Department of Commerce and Labor, U.S. Immigration Service.

Portrait photograph of William Williams, Commissioner of Immigration at Ellis Island.

View of fountain in garden adjoining Ellis Island building.

Ivy-covered exterior of Ellis Island building.

Another view of the ferry boat, as it nears Battery Park. The building under construction (right of center) is the U.S. Customs House, built from 1902-1906.

The pens at Ellis Island, Registry Room (or Great Hall). These people have passed the first mental inspection.

View of garden and greenhouse on Ellis Island.

A view of Ellis Island taken from the harbor. At the center is the Immigration Station; one of the boats in the pier is the John E. Moore.

Exterior of Ellis Island building, showing ivy-covered wall, porch and balcony with flower boxes, well-kept lawn and hedge.

Similar to preceding view, but showing more of building at left.

View of Ellis Island lawn, with New York skyline in distance...

View of Ellis Island buildings.

Group photograph captioned 'Hungarian Gypsies all of whom we...

View of Ellis Island buildings.

Immigrant Landing Station, N.Y.

Lewis W. Hine - Immigrant Family in the Baggage Room of Ellis Island

[Emigrants in "pens" at Ellis Island, New York, probably on or near Christmas --note the decorations]

Ellis Island - Romanian piper

Pipers.

Italian woman.

Romanian shepherd.

Serbian Gypsies.

Ruthenian woman.

Russian Cossacks.

Ruthenian woman.

Immigrants At Ellis Island, N.Y.

Immigrants at Ellis Island, New York.

Immigrants at Ellis Island, New York.

Climbing into America by Lewis Hine

Greek woman.

Another view of the ferry boat, as it nears Battery Park. Th...

Dutch children.

Group photograph of newly-arrived immigrants in native costu...

View of garden with greenhouse and arched trellises adjoinin...

View of the New York skyline from the observation roof atop ...

A view of Ellis Island taken from the harbor. At the center ...

Immigrants seated on long benches, Main Hall, U.S. Immigrati...

Detail of front entrance, U.S. Immigration Station, Ellis Is...

Immigrant Station, Ellis Island, with ferry docked at adjace...

Immigrants Approaching Statue of Liberty

View of the Immigration Station, Ellis Island (front side).

Ivy-covered exterior of Ellis Island building.

A group of immigrants, most wearing fezzes, surrounding a la...

Large hall with tellers' cages marked 'money exchange' and '...

View of Ellis Island buildings and two ferries at pier; appa...

View of one wing of the Immigration Station, Ellis Island.

View of Ellis Island buildings, with garden and trellises in...

Similar to preceding view, but showing more of building at l...

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