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Title
Italian family looking for lost baggage, Ellis Island
Names
Hine, Lewis Wickes (1874-1940) (Photographer)
Collection

Portraits of immigrants at Ellis Island, New York.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1904-1926, some printed later
Date Created: 1905
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: MFZ (Hine) 93-6226
Shelf locator: 91PH056.002
Topics
Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
Luggage
Families
Clothing & dress
Italians
Notes
Content: Title devised by cataloger. Collection stamps, paper labels, verso and/or recto below image on some items. Some items printed later from original negatives housed at the International Museum of Photography at George Eastman House and are stamped "George Eastman House, Inc. Photograph". Two photographs in this group, 91PH56.007 and 91PH056.165 were attributed to Hine but are actually by Augustus Sherman. Titles, dates, negative numbers, photographer's credit inscribed in ink or pencil, verso on some items. Photographer's stamps, verso on some items. Views consist of immigrants of various ethnic origins posing for the camera or candidly engaged in activities at Ellis Island. Views range from single persons to entire families. Romana Javitz Collection. Apply to the Office of Special collections for permission to reproduce. Transfer, 1991.
Ownership: Romana Javitz Collection; transferred from the Picture Collection, 1991.
Statement of responsibility: L. W. Hine.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 7/8 X 4 7/8 in. 17.3 X 12.3 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG93-F175
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11970056
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 142deb40-c62a-012f-0c3f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1874: Creator Born
  • 1904: Created
  • 1940: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Italian family looking for lost baggage, Ellis Island" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1904. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-a95a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Italian family looking for lost baggage, Ellis Island" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-a95a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1904). Italian family looking for lost baggage, Ellis Island Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-a95a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Italian family looking for lost baggage, Ellis Island