Looking for an easy way to access facts about where, when, and how?
This site is an excellent portal to specific lists of facts answering the questions you are responsible for.† It is easy to navigate and sorts facts by date.
† Ellis Island†
has created a wonderful site that will make it possible for you to relive the
experience of immigrating to
Contained in the site are links to a variety of audio clips.† Hear the immigrantsí stories about their passage and arrival in a new land as told in their own words.
†Gives a great deal of historical information about immigration and will answer many of your questions. An excellent introduction to all the facts relating to immigration.
Imagine that you
are just arriving after a long sea voyage from
Have you ever
wondered what it would be like to live in a brand new country where you knew no
one and spoke a different language?† The
links on this page tell the stories of the early twentieth century immigrants
You can walk right into an early 1900ís tenement through the links provided at this site.† Read the stories of people who lived in the rooms as you examine the pictures.