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Strangers at the Door
Ellis Island, Castle Garden, and the Great Migration to America

Ann Novotny

© 1971 Chatham Press

Reproduced 2001 with permission of the publisher

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Books about Ellis Island and Castle Garden    |    Selected Books about the Immigrants


Andrews, William L. The Iconography of the Battery and Castle Garden. New York: Scribner's, 1901. Bearss, Edwin C. The Ferryboat "Ellis Island," Transport to Hope. Washington: National Park Service, 1969. Bender, Eric J. Island Gateway: the Way of Life on Ellis Island. Evanston: Row, Peterson, 1942. Berengarten, Sidney. Ellis Island. Washington: Civil Works Administration for Office of National Parks, 1934. Bureau of Immigration. Visitor's Guide to Ellis Island. New York, 1921. Caminita, Ludovico. Nell' Isola delle Lagrime: Ellis Island. New York: Stabilimento Tipografico Italia, 1924. Corsi, Edward. In the Shadow of Liberty: the Chronicle of Ellis Island. New York: Macmillan, 1935. Ellis Island Committee. Report of the Ellis Island Committee. New York: Privately printed, 1934. Gilder, Rodman. The Battery. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1936. Heaps, Willard. The Story of Ellis Island. New York: Seabury, 1967. Howe, Frederic C. The Confessions of a Reformer. New York: Scribner's, 1925, Chapters 25-32. Immigration and Naturalization Service. History of Ellis Is- land, New York. mimeo, Nov. 1, 1953. Lemmon, lone G. Ellis Island. New York: mimeo, 1942. National Park Service. A Study Report on Ellis Island. Wash- ington: N.P.S., 1964. Pike, Henry H. Ellis Island: Its Legal Status. Washington: General Services Administration, Office of General Counsel, 1963. Pitkin, Thomas M. A Report on Ellis Island as an Immigrant Depot, 1890-1954. New York: National Park Service, mimeo, 1966. Reimer, Rudolph. History of Ellis Island. New York: mimeo, 1934. Safford, Victor. Immigration Problems: Personal Experiences of an Official. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1925. Smith, Darrell H., and Herring, H. Guy. The Bureau of Im- migration: Its History, Activities and Organization. Balti- more: Johns Hopkins, 1924. Svejda, George J. Castle Garden as an Immigrant Depot, 1855-1890. Washington: National Park Service, mimeo, 1968.


Adamic, Louis. Laughing in the Jungle: The Autobiography of an Immigrant in America. New York: Harper, 1932. Antin, Mary. The Promised Land. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1912. Beard, Annie. Our Foreign-Born Citizens. New York: Crowell, 1955. Bennett, Marion T. American Immigration Policies: A History. Washington: Public Affairs Press, 1963. Bernard, William S. American Immigration Policy: A Reap- praisal. New York: Harper, 1950. Blegen, Theodore C., ed. Land of Their Choice: The Immi- grants Write Home. Minneapolis: University of Minneapolis Press, 1955. Bowers, David F., ed. Foreign Influences in American Life. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1944. Brandenburg, Broughton. Imported Americans: The Story of the Experiences of a Disguised American and His Wife Studying the Immigration Question. New York: Stokes, 1904. Brown, Francis J., and Roucek, Joseph S., ads. One America: The History, Contributions, and Present Problems of Our Racial and National Minorities. New York: Prentice-Hall, 1952. Commager, Henry S., ed. Immigration and American History: Essays in Honor of Theodore C. Blegen. Minneapolis: Uni- versity of Minneapolis Press, 1961. Divine, Robert A. American Immigration Policy, 1924-1952. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1957. Eaton, Allen. Immigrant Gifts to American Life. New York: Russell Sage, 1932. Ernst, Robert. Immigrant Life in New York City, 1825- 1863. New York: King's Crown, 1949. Ets. Marie Hall. Ross: The Life of an Italian Immigrant. Minneapolis: University of Minneapolis Press, 1970. Fermi, Laura. Illustrious Immigrants: The Intellectual Migra- tion From Europe, 1930-1941. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1968. Fleming, Donald, and Bailyn, Bernard, ads. The Intellectual Migration: Europe and America, 1930-1960. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1969. Glazer, Nathan, and Moynihan, Daniel P. Beyond the Melting Pot. Cambridge: M.I.T. Press, 1963. Graham, Stephen. With Poor Immigrants to America. New York: Macmillan, 1914. Gross, Theodore L., ad. A Nation of Nations: Ethnic Literature in America. New York: Free Press, 1971. Guillet, Edwin C. The Great Migration: The Atlantic Crossing by Sailing-Ship Since 1770. New York: Nelson, 1937. Second edition, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1963. Handlin, Oscar, ad. Immigration as a Factor in American His- tory. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1959. Handlin, Oscar. The Uprooted: The Epic Story of the Great Migrations That Made the American People. Boston: Little, Brown, 1951. Hansen, Marcus Lee. The Atlantic Migration, 1607-1860. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1940, 1951. Hansen, Marcus Lee. The Immigrant in American History. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1940, 1951. Heaton, Eliza O. The Steerage: A Sham Immigrant's Voyage to New York in 1888. Brooklyn: Brooklyn Eagle Press, 1919. Higham, John. Strangers in the Land: Patterns of American Nativism. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1955. Hoff, Rhoda. America's Immigrants: Adventures in Eyewitness History. New York: H. Z. Walck, 1967. Husband, Joseph. Americans by Adoption: Brief Biographies of Great Citizens Born in Foreign Lands. Boston: Atlantic Monthly, 1920. Hutchinson, Edward P. Immigrants and Their Children, 1850- 1950. New York: Wiley, 1956. Johnson, Stanley C. A History of Emigration From the United Kingdom to North America, 1763-1912. London: Routledge, 1913. Jones, Maldwyn A. American Immigration. Chicago: Univer- sity of Chicago Press, 1960. Kennedy, John F. A Nation of Immigrants. New York: Har- per & Row, 1964. Knaplund, Paul. Moorings Old and New: Entries in an Im- migrant's Log. Madison: State Historical Society of Wis- consin, 1963. Lowenstein, Evelyn. Picture Book of Famous Immigrants. New York: Sterling, 1962. Maisel, Albert Q. They All Chose America. New York: T. Nelson, 1957. Murray, Robert K. Red Scare: A Study in National Hysteria, 1919-1920. Minneapolis: University of Minneapolis Press, 1955. Neidle, Cecyle S. The New Americans. New York: Twayne, 1967. Panunzio, Constantine M. The Deportation Cases of 1919- 1920. New York: Da Capo, 1970. Panunzio, Constantine. The Soul of an Immigrant. New York: Arno Press, 1969. Post, Louis F. The Deportation Delirium of Nineteen-twenty: A Personal Narrative of an Historic Official Experience. Chicago: C. H. Kerr & Co., 1923. Preston, William, Jr. Aliens and Dissenters: Federal Suppres- sion of Radicals, 1903-1933. Cambridge: Harvard Uni- versity Press, 1963. Redding, Jay Saunders. They Came in Chains: Americans From Africa. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1950. Reid, Ira de A. The Negro Immigrant . . . 1899-1937. New York: Columbia University Press, 1939. Riis, Jacob. How the Other Half Lives: Studies Among the Tenements of New York. New York: Scribner's, 1902. Sanders, Ronald. The Downtown Jews: Portraits of an Immi- grant Generation. New York: Harper & Row, 1969. Schappes, Morris U. The Jews in the United States: A Pic- torial History, 1654 to the Present. New York: Citadel, 1958. Schoener, Allon. Portal to America: Portrait of the Lower East Side, 1870-1925. New York: Holt, Rinehart, 1967. Smith, William C. Americans in the Making: The Natural His- tory of the Assimilation of Immigrants. New York: Appleton- Century, 1939. Solomon, Barbara M. Ancestors and Immigrants: A Changing New England Tradition. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1956. Steiner, Edward A. On the Trail of the Immigrant. New York: Revell, 1906. Second edition, New York: Arno, 1969. Stephenson, George M. A History of American Immigration, 1820-1924. Boston: Ginn, 1926. Second edition, New York: Russell & Russell, 1964. Stevenson, Robert Louis. The Amateur Immigrant: From the Clyde to Sandy Hook. Chicago: Stone & Kimball, 1895. Wheeler, Thomas C. The Immigrant Experience: the Anguish of Becoming American. New York: Dial, 1971. Wittke, Carl F. We Who Built America: The Saga of the Immigrant. New York: Prentice-Hall, 1939. Second edition, Cleveland: Case Western Reserve University Press, 1964. Yezierska, Anzia. Children of Loneliness: Stories of Immigrant Life in America. New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1923.

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