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Passages to America

Emmy E. Werner

Passages to America

oral histories of child immigrants from Ellis Island and Angel Island

by Emmy E. Werner

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Published by Potomac Books in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.),
  • Angel Island Immigration Station (Calif.),
  • Immigrant children -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementEmmy E. Werner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJV6600 .W47 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23217746M
    ISBN 109781597972963
    LC Control Number2009012772
    OCLC/WorldCa310392460

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