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Ellis Island

Ellis Island Passenger Records:

Ellis Island Photographs from the Collection of William Williams, Commissioner of Immigration, 1902-1913 (New York Public Library Digital Collections):

Ellis Island Photo Galleries from the National Park Service:

Latin America

Farmworker Movement Documentation Project at UC San Diego Library:

Hispanic Digital Collections at the Library of Congress:

VOCES Oral History Project at UT Austin:

Latino Oral History Collection at The Newark Public Library:

Bracero History Archive:


Documenting the Southeast Asian American Experience:


Japanese American Relocation Digital Archive (JARDA) at the University of California:

The Japanese American Evacuation and Resettlement Digital Archive:

Japanese American National Museum:

Southeast Asian Digital Archive from UMass Lowell:

Digital Archive Collections

Harvard Library Immigration Collection:

Immigration Documents from DocsTeach and the National Archives:

Port of Galveston Immigration Database:

Immigration History Research Center at the University of Minnesota:

Digital Collections at the Library of Congress:

Empire Archival Discovery Cooperative:

Immigration Challenges for New Americans at the Library of Congress: (19th and early 20th centuries)

Digital Public Library of America:

Washington State Jewish Archives at the University of Washington:

Irish Immigrant Letters Home at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania:

The Finnish American Historical Archive at Finlandia University: (Finland)

Red Star Line Museum Collection: 

Oral Histories

Immigrant Oral Histories from Minnesota Historical Society :

Tateuchi East Asia Library Oral History Project at the University of Washington:

South Asian Oral History Project at the University of Washington:

Vietnamese American Oral History Project by UC Irvine:


Census Records at the National Archives:

Immigration Data Matters Guide by the Population Reference Bureau and the Migration Policy Institute:

Migration Policy Institute Immigration DataHub:

Immigration Statistics from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security:

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services History Office and Library:

Immigration and Migration at Pew Research Center:

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Rebecca Johnston
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Wells College
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