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

by
Ann Novotny


© 1971 Chatham Press

Reproduced 2001 with permission of the publisher

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CONTENTS

I Ellis Island (1907) ................. 7 Picture Essay: Faces of the Immigrants ...... 25 II The Earliest Immigrants (to 1855) .... 30 III Castle Garden (1855-1890) . ........44 Picture Essay: Immigrants in Art and Fiction .....55 IV Ellis Island's Early Years (before 1907).. 63 V Life and Work in the New World ........ 76 Picture Essay: The Road to the West . ....... 92 VI Famous Immigrants ..................100 VII Ellis Island's Declining Years (1915-1932). 115 VIII Ellis Island as a Detention Center and White Elephant ... 131 Picture Essay: The American Welcome ................145 Appendix: Acknowledgements, Bibliography, Index ....151

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