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Italian mother at Ellis Island, undated

5 x 7 inPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

Summary:This photo features an Italian mother sitting on a bench with a young child on her lap. There is a fence dividing the two of them from 5 males with hats on in the background.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Zone:Ellis Island
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New York
Place of origin – Settlement:New York
Temporal subject: 1801-1900
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:New York
Topical subjects:Ellis Island
Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
United States--Emigration and immigration
Mother and child
ArchivesUM location:AFL-CIO Photographic Prints
  • series Series 3: Studio Originals
  • subseries SubSeries 1: Lewis Hine
  • box Box 1
  • folder File 3
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Personal and Family Lives
Copyright holder:unknown
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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