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Immigrants seated on long benches, Main Hall, U.S. Immigration Station.

Image ID: 417074

Immigrants seated on long benches, Main Hall, U.S. Immigration Station. (ca. 1907-1912)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Immigrants seated on long benches, Main Hall, U.S. Immigration Station.

Additional Name(s)

: Williams, William, 1862-1947 -- Collector

Created Date

: ca. 1907-1912

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 5 x 7 in.

Item/Page/Plate

: 47

Notes

: Commissioner Williams captioned this photograph "Inspection floor as rearranged with benches." (Vol. I, p. 47 front, Williams scrapbooks.) The 46-star American flag hanging from the balcony indicates that this photograph was taken between 1907 and 1912.

Source

: Photographs of Ellis Island, 1902-1913.

Source Description

: 21 x 26 cm. or smaller on mounts 24 x 38 cm.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Catalog Call Number

: MFY 95-39

Digital ID

: 417074

Record ID

: 243250

Digital Item Published

: 3-1-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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