See all 2 images Einer der führenden Sachverständigen, Autor Barry Moreno, hat seit über einem Jahrzehnt in der Museum Services Division (g) gearbeitet
by. Barry Moreno (Author). Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central. Einer der führenden Sachverständigen, Autor Barry Moreno, hat seit über einem Jahrzehnt in der Museum Services Division (g) gearbeitet. Er schrieb The Statue of Liberty Encyclopedia und Italian Americans, und schreibt zurzeit The Encyclopedia of Ellis Island. Series: Images of America.
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Ellis Island (NJ) (Images of America) Paperback. Children of Ellis Island (Images of America) Paperback. He is also the author of a number of publications, including Ellis Island, The Statue of Liberty, Children of Ellis Island, Manhattan Street Scenes, and Castle Garden and Battery Park.
Ellis Island's Famous Immigrants tells the story of some of the best known of these legendary characters and highlights .
Ellis Island's Famous Immigrants tells the story of some of the best known of these legendary characters and highlights their actual immigration experience at Ellis Island. Celebrities featured within its pages include such entrepreneurs as Max Factor, Charles Atlas, and "Chef Boyardee"; Hollywood icons Pola Negri, Bela Lugosi, and Bob Hope; spiritual figures Father Flanagan and Krishnamurti; authors Isaac Asimov and Kahlil Gibran; painters Arshile Gorky and Max Ernst; and sports figures Knute Rockne and Johnny Weissmuller.
With an astonishing array of nineteenth- and twentieth-century photographs, Ellis Island leads the reader through the fascinating history of this small island in New York harbor from its pre-immigration days as one of the harbor's oyster islands to its spectacular years as the flagship station of the . Bureau of Immigration to its current incarnation as the National Park.
Ellis Island's Famous Immigrants. Part of the Images of America: New York Series). Since 1776, millions of immigrants have landed at America s shores. To this day, their practical contributions are still felt in every field of endeavor, including agriculture, industry, and the service trades. But within the great immigrant waves there also came plucky and talented individualists, artists, and dreamers. Many of these exceptional folk went on to win worldly renown, and their names live on in history.
These days Ellis Island is a national symbol remembered in sepia tones, but while it was in active service the station reflected the country’s complicated relationship with immigration-one that evolved from casual openness to rigid restriction. It was not a great welcoming place for immigrants, but it was not a place of horrors either, says Vincent Cannato, author of American Passage: The History of Ellis Island. Women and children were separated from men when they first entered the building on Ellis Island. Photograph by Paul Thompson, Nat Geo Image Collection