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The Resource What was Ellis Island?, by Patricia Brennan Demuth ; illustrated by David Groff

What was Ellis Island?, by Patricia Brennan Demuth ; illustrated by David Groff

Label
What was Ellis Island?
Title
What was Ellis Island?
Statement of responsibility
by Patricia Brennan Demuth ; illustrated by David Groff
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the history of Ellis Island, a gateway for many immigrants coming to the United States in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and details the restoration of the landmark and its reopening as a museum
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Demuth, Patricia
Dewey number
304.8/73
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
JV6484
LC item number
.D45 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Groff, David
Series statement
What was ...?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
What was Ellis Island?, by Patricia Brennan Demuth ; illustrated by David Groff
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 106)
Contents
What was Ellis Island? -- A scrap of land -- Leaving home -- Testing -- Stuck on the island -- New lives -- The open door slams shut -- Back from ruins -- Ellis Island today
Control code
ocn852221914
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
106 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781480638136
Lccn
2014934611
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
What was Ellis Island?, by Patricia Brennan Demuth ; illustrated by David Groff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 106)
Contents
What was Ellis Island? -- A scrap of land -- Leaving home -- Testing -- Stuck on the island -- New lives -- The open door slams shut -- Back from ruins -- Ellis Island today
Control code
ocn852221914
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
106 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781480638136
Lccn
2014934611
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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      1095 Sixth Avenue, Marion, IA, 52302, US
      42.032284 -91.59893
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