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Ellis Island: American Family Immigration History Center


Covers the period 1892-1924 when 22 million passengers and crew members entered the Port of New York through Ellis Island. Search for an immigrant's name and view a digitized page of the passenger manifest.

Access Locations: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Outside the Library

Subjects: Genealogy; New York City History; United States History

Notes: Search for an immigrant's name and to view a digitized page of the passenger manifest where the name appears. Information on the manifest may include the immigrant's age, birthplace, occupation, destination, physical description, and the names of other family members traveling in the same party.

Dates of Coverage: 1892-1924

Print Equivalent: The Library has various passenger lists in paper form. Check the Library Catalog for holdings.

Format: Web

Output Type: Print