Ellis Island

  • Immigration Restriction by Remote Control

    by Elliott Young

    While much of the coverage of immigration has focused on the Border Wall, we have forgotten that for over 100 years, most immigration restriction has happened beyond the borders of the United States. 

  • Ellis Island expands its story of US immigration history

    With the unveiling of a new exhibition next month, Ellis Island is telling stories of immigrants who have come as recently as the start of this century, decades after the last arrival was processed through its doors.