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Flying the Quarantine flag

THE FORGOTTEN OF ELLIS ISLAND
Deaths in Quarantine, 1909-1911

 

Photo Gallery for Quarantine Station and Ellis Island

Quarantine Sketches

From a Brochure Published by the Maltine Company of Brooklyn, NY


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Filing Past the Doctors

Filing past the Doctors
 

Photo Caption: Filing Past the Doctors — All emigrants are scrutinized by two doctors as they file past them. The first doctor looks for indication of diseases; the second, for deformities. The grating to the left is the detention pen, for suspects detained for further and more minute inspection.

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