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George P. Hall & Son. Ellis Island Seen from the New York Harbor. 1903. The New York Historical Society, New York, NY. In History. Accessed May 9, 2019.

Givens, J. D. , Immigration station, Angel Island, Cal. Angel Island California San Francisco Bay United States, ca. 1915. Photograph.

Jarvis, John F., and R. Y. Young. Castle Garden, N.Y. 1850-1930. Robert N. Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views, The New York Public Library, New York, NY. In Digital Public Library of America. Accessed May 9, 2019.

Lithographs of the Gold Rush in California. 1850. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, (Accessed May 9, 2019.)

Moller, Gertrude Hildebrandt, and Ellis Island Oral History Collection. “Gertrude Remembers Changing Her Name.” Reading. October 5, 1992. Accessed May 9, 2019.

Passenger List of the SS Nevada. January 2, 1892. The Journey, The National Archives. In National Archives. Accessed May 9, 2019.

President Coolidge Signing the Johnson-Reed Act. May 24, 1924. Library of Congress, Washington. In Office of the Historian. Accessed May 9, 2019.

The Americanese wall – as Congressman John Lawson Burnett would build it. , 1916. Photograph.


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Foner, Nancy. From Ellis Island to JFK : New York’s Two Great Waves of Immigration. New Haven : Yale University Press ; New York : Russell Sage Foundation, [2000], 2000.

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Lai, H. M. “Island of Immortals: Chinese Immigrants and the Angel Island Immigration Station.” California History 57, no. 1 (March 1978): 88–103. doi:10.2307/25157818.

Lee, Erika, and Judy Yung. Angel Island : Immigrant Gateway to America. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010.

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Yung, Judy. “America’s Other Immigrant Isle.” American History 51, no. 5 (December 2016): 56–62.