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The Ellis Island collection [kit] : artifacts from the immigrant experience.

Format:
Visual material
Language:
  • English
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Chinese
  • German
Published/​Created:
San Francisco, CA : Chronicle Books, [2004]
Description:
1 ship manifest, 1 dining room bill of fare, 1 Declaration of Intent form, 1 literacy test, 1 immigrant passport, 1 certificate of citizenship, 2 declarations of aliens ca. to depart from the United States, 1 receipt from the American Consular Service, 1 steamship company inspection card, 1 steamship ticket, 1 telegram, 1 steamship poster, 1 birth certificate, 1 letter from an Irish immigrant, 1 Russian money note, 2 postcards, 5 photographs, 1 book (48 p. : facsims. ; 19 cm.) ; in box 18 x 24 x 5 cm.
Summary note:
This "museum in a box" contains 23 meticulously reproduced replicas of genuine artifacts found at Ellis Island between 1892 and 1924, which follow the immigration process of families and individuals from all over the world.
Notes:
Book by Brad R. Tuttle.
Language(s):
Most documents in English with some in Italian, Russian, Chinese, and German.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
0811838552 :
OCLC:
56839419
Related name:
RCP:
N - S
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