The Resource American passage : the history of Ellis Island, Vincent J. Cannato

American passage : the history of Ellis Island, Vincent J. Cannato

Label
American passage : the history of Ellis Island
Title
American passage
Title remainder
the history of Ellis Island
Statement of responsibility
Vincent J. Cannato
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chronicle of the landmark port of entry's history documents its role as an execution site, immigration post, and deportation center that was profoundly shaped by evolving politics and ideologies
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cannato, Vincent J.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6484
LC item number
.C366 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
  • Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
  • Ellis Island (N.J. and N.Y.)
  • United States
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Ellis Island
  • USA
  • New York (State)
  • United States
  • United States
  • Immigrants
  • Immigrants
  • Einwanderung
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Immigrants
Label
American passage : the history of Ellis Island, Vincent J. Cannato
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [424]-472) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Island -- Castle garden -- A proper sieve -- Peril at the portals -- Brahmins -- Feud -- Cleaning house -- Fighting back -- The Roosevelt straddle -- Likely to become a public charge -- "Czar Williams" -- Intelligence -- Moral turpitude -- War -- Revolution -- Quotas -- Prison -- Decline -- The new Plymouth Rock
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 487 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060742737
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008052245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)232977448
  • (OCoLC)ocn232977448
Label
American passage : the history of Ellis Island, Vincent J. Cannato
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [424]-472) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Island -- Castle garden -- A proper sieve -- Peril at the portals -- Brahmins -- Feud -- Cleaning house -- Fighting back -- The Roosevelt straddle -- Likely to become a public charge -- "Czar Williams" -- Intelligence -- Moral turpitude -- War -- Revolution -- Quotas -- Prison -- Decline -- The new Plymouth Rock
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 487 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060742737
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008052245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)232977448
  • (OCoLC)ocn232977448

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