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William Williams documents Ellis Island immigrants / by Rebecca Rowell ; content consultant, Vincent J. Cannato, associate professor of history, University of Massachusetts, Boston.

Rowell, Rebecca, (author.).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greentown PL - Greentown 325.73 ROWELL (Text) 75342000085928 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) J 325.73 (Text) 30032001821781 NEW JUVENILE Available -

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  • ISBN: 1532110189 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9781532110184 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 x 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2018]

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Brodart Bibz On-Order Record
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
William Williams Documents Ellis Island Immigrants considers the work of Ellis Island commissioner William Williams as he collected photos recording the history of the immigration facility and those who passed through its doors in the early 1900s. Using many stunning, full-page photos, it examines Williams' role in executing US immigration policy during this pivotal time in American history. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
Target Audience Note:
1030L Lexile
Subject: Williams, William, 1862-1947.
Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.) > History.
Immigrants > United States > History.
United States > Emigration and immigration > History.

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