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Immigration Sites

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Article on Annie Moore, the first immigrant to land at Ellis Island. The article explores the myths and realities of her story.



This is a great interactive map that showed up today in the NY Times. You an select an immigrant group to see where they have settled in the US. Slide the time line and you can see settlement patterns from 1880 to the present.



Many wonderful documents here on the National Archives site related to all areas of immigration.



Nation’s Many Faces in Extended First Family 

A really fascinating article on the genealogy of our new first family



Ellis Island photography exhibit at National Heritage Museum in Lexington



Ellis Island resources



Great immigration sites assembled by Primary Source



Lower East Side Tenement Museum in NYC


German immigrants in Wisconsin from NPR

Fascinating story about German immigrants and a historic view of assimilation and bilingual education.



Report on children of immigrants in America

Comments (1)

Fabiana Vasconcelos Abrams said

at 10:29 pm on Dec 11, 2008

I think the Tenement Museum could added here as a resource.

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