- Huddled masses. // U.S. News & World Report;11/14/94, Vol. 117 Issue 19, p30
Gives information on Ellis Island's immigration processing center in New York harbor. Number of immigrants processed there; Chances an American's ancestors came through Ellis Island; Portion of Ellis Island immigrants who initially settled in New York City; Top countries of origin for...
- ELLIS ISLAND'S GATE. // Immigration (Mason Crest);2007, p18
Chapter 2 of the book "Immigration" is presented. It discusses the history of the Ellis Island immigration center in New York Bay. It recounts the construction of the center in 1892 and describes the different procedures it applied to determine whether a foreigner would be allowed to remain in...
- Return to Ellis Island. Calvert, C. // Town & Country;Oct90, Vol. 144 Issue 5125, p118
Explores New York's newest museum, The Ellis Island Immigration Museum. Description of the buildings; What it was like to be an immigrant arriving at Ellis Island; The restoration work.
- The museum of hypenated Americans. Tillman, L. // Art in America;Sep91, Vol. 79 Issue 9, p55
Explores the museum at Ellis Island which opened on December 10, 1990 as part of the $157-million renovation. History of Ellis Island; Architecture; Exhibits; The Honor Wall of Names.
- American immigrant wall of honor to expand. // American History Illustrated;Sep/Oct91, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p15
Reports that those who missed their chance to have the names of immigrant ancestors inscribed on the American Immigrant Wall of Honor at Ellis Island have until the end of 1991 to have those names included on a new Wall of Honor that will commemorate the 1992 centennial of the opening of Ellis...
- Centennial Wall of Honor erected and fort unearthed on Ellis Island. // American History Illustrated;Jan/Feb93, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p12
Discusses the erection of a second wall coinciding with the one-hundredth anniversary of the 1892 opening of the Ellis Island immigration facility. To create one unified monument, the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation has decided to combine the original Wall of Honor with a Centennial...
- Wall of fame. Alexander, C. // New York;12/16/91, Vol. 24 Issue 49, p18
Discusses the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation's plans to construct a second wall listing the immigrant ancestors of people from all over the United States. Success of the first wall of names at Ellis Island; December 31, 1991 deadline;Where to obtain more information.
- Designed to Detain. Din, Grant // Cobblestone;Feb2016, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p18
The article looks at the accommodations at Angel Island Immigration Station in San Francisco Bay, California, noting the structures featured by the station, physical examination performed for all immigrants, and the interview conducted by a Board of Special Inquiry.
- A Solid Foundation. Ebenezer // Cobblestone;Feb2016, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p46
The article reviews the web site of the Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation, located at www.aiisf.org.