Picture Id: An immigrant boy carries luggage at Ellis Island. Location: Ellis Island, New York City, New York, USA. Photographer: PAUL THOMPSON/National Geographic Stock See More Images by this Photographer
Italian Mother and Child, Ellis Island, New York, 1905 So many immigrants came to America to have a new start in life, only to find hardships and difficulties beyond what they could endure. Their children rode the orphan trains to continue that dream.