Format Film, Video
Dates 1906
Location New York
Language English
Subjects Docks
Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
Emigration and Immigration
New York
New York (State)
Ports of Entry
Arrival of emigrants [i.e. immigrants], Ellis Island /
Other Title
Arrival of immigrants, Ellis Island
Arrival of emigrants, Ellis Island
arrival of immigrants, ellis island
arrival of emigrants, ellis island
Depicts scenes at the Immigration Depot and a nearby dock on Ellis Island. Appears to show, first, a group of immigrants lined up to board a vessel leaving the island, then another group arriving at the island and being directed off of the dock and into the Depot by a uniformed official.
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1906.
Subject Headings
-  Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
-  Immigrants--New York (State)--New York
-  Harbors--New York (State)--New York
-  Islands--New York (State)--New York
-  Docks--New York (State)--New York
-  Emigration and immigration
-  Ports of entry--New York (State)--New York
-  H77049 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 9May1906; H77049.
-  Duration: 3:27 at 15 fps.
-  Camera, G.W. "Billy" Bitzer.
-  Photographed April 27, 1906.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 5/9/06; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 1989/90 from UCLA; dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 1991 from LC lab; ref print; Paper Print Collection.
1 roll (218 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number
LC 1946 (paper pos)
FEB 9481 (ref print)
FPE 5517 (dupe neg)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
lcmp002 m2a13402
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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