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Photo of the Day – 02/28/17 (“Immigrant Miner”, 1937)

Daily Photo — “Immigrant Miner, 1937”

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March 1937. Scotts Run, West Virginia. “Employed bachelor coal miner at home in Sessa Hill. This scene is typical of hundreds of bachelors who belong to a group of immigrants whose family was separated by immigration restrictions. This man may, or may not, have a wife in another country.” Photograph by Lewis Wickes Hine. Large format acetate negative. 

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Posted by on February 28, 2017 in Daily Photo

 

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Photo of the Day – 2/25/14 (“Health Inspection of New Immigrants”, 1920)

Daily Photo — “Health Inspection of New Immigrants, Ellis Island, 1920”

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Posted by on February 25, 2014 in Daily Photo

 

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What Part of Legal Immigration Don’t You Understand? – Infographic

What Part of Legal Immigration Don’t You Understand?

Almost like clockwork, the political cycles ebb and flow on the topic of immigration and immigration reform in the United States.  How many of us really understand the various paths and timelines to achieving legal immigrant status, and eventual citizenship? Today’s infographic helps highlight these many paths to citizenship and the roadblocks that might hold up the process for hopeful American citizens. [VIA]

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Posted by on January 23, 2014 in Infographics

 

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