Ellis Island History

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Ellis Island History

  1. 1. Ellis Island History 9.26.2008
  2. 6. Ellis Island Facts <ul><li>operated from January 1 , 1892 , until November 12 , 1954 </li></ul><ul><li>owned by the Federal government </li></ul><ul><li>12 million immigrants were inspected there by the US Bureau of Immigration </li></ul>
  3. 7. <ul><li>daily high also occurred in 1907 on April 17 which saw a total of 11,747 immigrants </li></ul><ul><li>more than three thousand died on Ellis Island while being held in the hospital </li></ul>

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