Immigration Stations

By Cj ,Edwin ,Marlee ...

Immigrant Countries

European Countries that Immigrants came from

  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Great Britain
  • Austria Hungary
  • Germany
  • Sweden
  • Russia
  • Italy
  • Russia

Date Immigrants Traveled

  • 1880's
  • 1840's
  • 1920's

Push Factors

They left their country because they wanted freedom and a better way of life.

Pull Factors

Going to the U.S. attracted them because there was freedom there. Also came to hope to escape from poverty.

Immigration Station Facts

  • It's in New York harbor
  • Named after Samuel Ellis

Contributions Immigrants Made In America

  • Fill jobs in factories
  • Helped American the economy
  • Brought unique languages,foods, music,and other ideas

Discimmination They Faced When Arrival

  • couldn't find jobs
  • cities were crowed and dirty
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