Immigration to Ellis Island

The following photos document immigration to Ellis Island. All photos are courtesy of the Library of Congress. Read our […]


Immigration and Disease

Class Differences in Immigration and Disease Steamship companies had to consider immigration and disease among their passenger. Before […]


Desegregating the SS Columbia

On June 21, 1945, 24-year-old Sarah Elizabeth Ray had just completed her secretarial course in Detroit and eagerly […]



Immigration to Providence

Immigration to Providence, Rhode Island, before World War I consisted of people of Italian or Portuguese descent. Often […]