Ellis Island Film: Immigrants Arriving 1903

Ellis Island movie

Travel back in time with this Ellis Island Movie from 1903. The film shows Immigrants from Europe disembarking from the steam ferryboat “William Myers,” at Ellis Island, N.Y.. This 2:20 minute long film was taken by Thomas A. Edison, Inc. and is currently part of the Library of Congress collection.

Did any of your family members come through the Ellis Island immigrant inspection and processing station? Does this turn of the century footage give you a better sense of their experience?

How, when and why did your ancestors come to America? Do you know their story ….and your family history?

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Ellis Island Movie

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Ellis Island movie

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