Ellis Island--April 8, 1908

1911
Lewis W. Hine (American, 1874–1940)


Place Depicted: New York City, New York, United States

Dimensions

12.1 x 17 cm (4 3/4 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1980.306

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

(Group of immigrants having just entered from boat)

Inscription

On verso: title, date, location and description above [in title and description fields] in pencil. Photographer's stamp: "Lewis W. Hine Interpretive Photography Hastings-on-Hudson, New York", collector's stamp: "Photograph by Lewis W. Hine from the Walter and Naomi Rosenblum Collection"

Provenance

Walter and Naomi Rosenblum, Long Island City, NY; gift to MFA September 1980.

Credit Line

Gift of Naomi and Walter Rosenblum