The Struggle

The Life As An American Immigrant

"Why punish the good?"

Many immigrants stayed in over crowded homes or apartments. They were known as tenements.
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We're Eating Good Tonight!

When first coming to America, many forgein immigrants experienced a culture shock (being exposed to different cultures and people)


Hard Work Won't PAY Enough!

Sweatshops: small areas where people usually wouldn't work.
When first coming to America, many forgein immigrants experienced a culture shock (being exposed to different cultures and people)


America was refered to as a melting pot due to how diverse the nation was.


Immigrants where placed and handled on Ellis Island.


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