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Ellis Island : a primary source history of an immigrant's arrival in America / Gillian Houghton.

Houghton, Gillian. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Series Information

Primary sources in American history
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kewanna-Union Twp PL - Kewanna Y-304.80 HOU (Text) 35887000498567 Youth Non-Fiction Available -
Melton PL - Melton JUV 304.8 HOU (Text) 79591000038113 Juvenile-Nonfiction Available -
Middletown Fall Creek Twp PL - Middletown J304.8 (Text) 76331000093373 Children's Non-Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville J 304.873 HOU (Text) 37323001413007 CHILD_NON Available -
Spencer Co PL - Grandview Branch 304.8 Hou J (Text) 70741300022456 Juvenile NonFiction Available -
 Funding Source: Librarian's Book Express
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 325.1 HOUGHTON (Text) 33946001729347 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0823940039 (library binding)
  • Physical Description: 64 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Rosen Pub. Group, 2004.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 60) and index.
The lamp that lights the golden door -- Timeline -- A sandbank in the harbor -- The gate is opened -- The journey -- Wrung through the machine -- The tide becomes a trickle -- Ellis Island reborn.
Summary, etc.:
Primary sources bring to life the immigrant experience through a history of America's most famous point of entry, Ellis Island.
Subject: Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.) > History > Sources > Juvenile literature.
Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.) > History > Sources.
United States > Emigration and immigration > Government policy > History > Sources > Juvenile literature.
United States > Emigration and immigration > History > Sources > Juvenile literature.
United States > Emigration and immigration > History > Sources.

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