Ellis Island: Gateway to America

This program illustrates the history of Ellis Island, from its pre-immigration-station years and on through the waves of immigration. Using historical photos and film footage, this documentary explains the processing steps, offers anecdotes, and reveals why so many Americans consider Ellis Island a national treasure. (28 minutes)

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