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A 1946 film on Immigration - Reviews the history of immigration to the United States

This video reviews the history of immigration to the United States up to the restrictive law passed in 1924. A dramatized scene in a European steamship office is used to show the economic, political and religious motives for immigration. Contains scenes of Ellis Island and New York City in the early 20th century.


Added: Dec-4-2017 Occurred On: Dec-4-2017
By: KOSMOPOLITISCH
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History
Tags: immigration, common aspirations, school, irish, british, german, scandinavians, east europeans, asians, chinese, japanese, african, 1924
Location: United States (load item map)
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