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Names
Williams, William (1862-1947) (Collector)
Sherman, Augustus F. (Augustus Francis) (1865-1925) (Photographer)
Collection

William Williams papers

Series 1. Ellis Island, 1902-1914, 1939, n.d.

Augustus Sherman photographs, ca. 1905-1914

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1906
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 3346
Topics
Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
Immigrants -- United States
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Ownership : Bequest of William Williams, 1947

Ownership : MSS 47M76

Content : Photographs of immigrants by Augustus Sherman who was an immigration official, collected by William Williams, Commissioner of Immigration for the Port of New York at Ellis Island from 1902 to 1905 and 1909 to 1913.

Content: Identified as "Girl from the Kochersberg region near Strasbourg, Alsace" in Peter Mesenhöller "Augustus F. Sherman: Ellis Island Portraits 1905-1920" (c1905) p.30-31.
Physical Description
Form: Platinum prints ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Extent: 24 x 18 cm. on mount 35 x 27.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW94-A436
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b11996408
MSS Unit ID : 3346
UUID: e87d1a10-c6f4-012f-41a1-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Creator Born
  • 1906: Created
  • 1947: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Alsace-Lorraine girl." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1906. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-dc8f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Alsace-Lorraine girl." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-dc8f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1906). Alsace-Lorraine girl. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-dc8f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Alsace-Lorraine girl.