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Before you begin to research whether or not your ancestors game to the U.S. via Ellis Island, you should learn a little something about the history of the Island, and how the immigration process worked.
Check out these sites to learn more:
Ellis Island: Doorway to Dreams
A Present from the Past: An Ellis Island Experience
Ellis Island - 1892
Ellis Island and the History of Immigration to the United States
Immigration: Ellis Island History
The Immigration Experience