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Forgotten Doors: the other ports of entry to the United States

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edited by M. Mark Stolarik


© 1988 Balch Institute Press

Reproduced 2001 with permission of the publisher

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List of Illustrations 7 Preface 9 Introduction MARK STOLARIK 11 1 Immigration through the Port of Boston LAWRENCE H. FUCHS 17 Comment TIMOTHY J. MEAGHER 26 2 Immigration through the Port of Philadelphia FREDRIC M. MILLER 37 Comment PHILIP SCRANTON 55 3 Immigration through the Port of Baltimore DEAN R. ESSLINGER 61 Comment ALAN M. KRAUT 75 4 Immigration through the Port of Miami RAYMOND A. MOHL 81 Comment PHILIP C. DOLCE 99 5 Immigration through the Port of New Orleans JOSEPH LOGSDON 105 Comment RANDALL M. MILLER 125 6 Immigration through the Port of San Francisco CHARLES WOLLENBERG 143 Comment HILARY CONROY 156 7 Immigration through the Port of Los Angeles Elliott R. BARKAN 161 Comment DOUGLAS S. MASSEY 192 Notes on Contributors 200 Index 205 Illustrations Train & Co. sailing poster, "The Boston Packets," ca. 1850 12 Immigrants watching docking in Boston, 1923 18 U.S. Immigration Service building, Boston, 1925 22 Accommodations of Emigrant Depot, Philadelphia, ca. 1885 38 Washington Avenue Immigration Station, Philadelphia, 1913 45 Immigrants disembarking at Locust Point, Baltimore, ca. 1904 62 Locust Point Immigration Station, Baltimore, ca. 1916 71 Cuban refugees arriving in Miami, 1979 82 "Freedom Tower" Cuban Refugee Center, Miami, 1985 90 Immigrants at New Orleans Immigration Station, ca. 1913 106 U.S. Immigration Station, New Orleans, ca. 1913 116 Passengers arriving from the Orient in San Francisco, ca. 1924 144 Angel Island Immigration Station, San Francisco, ca. 1930 150 Filipinos arriving at Los Angeles airport, ca. 1950 162 Los Angeles Immigration Station, 1926 167

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