Web Site: Photographs from Ellis Island
About this site / Ideas for this site
Stunning photographs of immigrants at Ellis Island, New York.
Possible discussion topics:
- Why have they come to America from their own countries?
- How do you think they felt when their photograph was taken?
- Look at how they’re dressed
- What words come to mind when you look at their clothes?
- Why are they dressed the way they are?
- Would they be dressed this way today? Why / why not?
- Do you think that’s a good thing?