Just look at these unaccompanied immigrant minors. Arriving at Ellis Island. 100 years ago.

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Courtesy of The New York Public Library/Lewis W Hine. Italian child finds her first penny, 1926.

Courtesy of The New York Public Library/Lewis W Hine.
Italian child finds her first penny, 1926.

The New Republic put together a photo gallery of some of the 12 million immigrants who passed through Ellis Island from 1892 to 1954, when it closed. Many were children. Read the rest