Headshot of a Finnish male stowaway, detained at Ellis Island, New York City.
January 01, 1926 License
A headshot of an immigrant boy wearing a suit jacket, scarf and hat, with a tag affixed to his chest, Ellis Island, New York City..
January 01, 1915 License
A woman of Syrian-Arab descent wearing amber beads and gold ornaments stands at attention while being processed at Ellis Island. She had tattoo marks on her chin and hands, 1926. New York.
Headshot of a bearded Armenian Jewish man wearing a hat, suit and numbered immigrant tag, Ellis Island, New York City.
a young girl from Albania. Photo taken by Lewis Hine.
January 01, 1900 License
Profile portrait of an Eastern European immigrant woman, wearing a checkered dress, with her hair pulled back in a bun, Ellis Island, New York City.
A young Russian Jewish immigrant at Ellis Island, New York.
January 01, 1905 License
A German immigrant girl waits to be processed at Ellis Island in New York, 1926.
Headshot of a young German steel worker with curly hair. The young man wears a work shirt and underalls.
January 01, 1908 License
Portrait of a female immigrant from an unknown country passing through Ellis Island in New York, She wears a railroad tag bearing the letters B&O, 1926, New York, USA
A Jewish grandmother, newly arrived at Ellis Island, looks on while waiting to be processed, 1926. New York.
An Italian immigrant woman stands with her three children in front of steamer trunks at the Ellis Island processing center, New York City. The son carries a sack over his shoulder. They are Anna Schiacchitano from Sicily and her...More
May 01, 1908 License
An elderly Jewish immigrant woman standing behind a large wicker basket placed on a stool, Ellis Island, New York City. She wears a long, fringed shawl around her shoulders.
A customs official attaches labels to the coats of a German immigrant family at the Registry Hall on Ellis Island, New York City.
A Italian woman looks up from her work as she sews clothing in an unidentified factory, possibly in New York city, ca.1930.
January 01, 1930 License
Newly arrived immigrant families pose for a photograph at Ellis Island, New York City. A smiling baby waves to the camera.
A group of immigrants walk up the stairs to the entrance terminal at Ellis Island, carrying their luggage, New York City. Several men look back at the camera.
A group of Italian immigrants sit with their cases in a railroad waiting hall on Ellis Island, New York.
Immigrant form a makeshift band on shipboard during trip to America. Photo by Lewis Hine.
An Italian immigrant looks down at her daughter, who is sitting on her lap, upon their arrival at Ellis Island, New York City. They are both wearing scarves over their hair. In the background, a group of immigrants looks through a wire...More