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Chapter 7 American History
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Immigration Station where 12 million immigrants passed through. Not many were sent back. In New York
Processing of Immigrants on Ellis Island
Immigrants were asked many questions. Had to pass medical tests, and had to prove they had money.
On San Francisco Bay. Most of the immigrants were Chinese. A lot smaller than Ellis Island
Contrast the processing of Immigrants on Ellis Island and Angel Island
Angel Island was a lot smaller, more immigrants were sent home, a lot harsher, immigrants had to wait in dirty, filthy buildings to know if they would be sent home.
Challenges Immigrants faced
When they got past the immigration stations they had a language barrier, had to find a job, and a house, and they weren't accepted.
Define melting pot
a mixture of all people who had abandoned their own cultures and traditions and came to America and the American together.
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