This section is packed full of information concerning the diversity of our nation, its principles, and ideals. It also includes concise histories of the founding of our nation, and it's devolopment along the way and the legacy of Ellis Island and the immigrants who passed through it.
Reviews the history of immigration to the United States up to the restrictive law passed in 1924. A dramatized scene in a European steamship office is used to show the economic, political and religious motives...
Ellis Island: Island of Hope Island of Tears
A Well-made National Park Service film. From 1892-1954, Ellis Island was the port of entry for millions of European immigrants. Fascinating archival footage tells the moving story of families with dreams of opportunity...<
A Promise of Freedom
A concise history of the United States which focuses on the rights and responsibilities of U.S. citizenship. This is a great presentation throughout and recommended for all.
Who Are the People of America?
Explains how the United States came to be a diversely populated nation and includes historical scenes and nationalities of famous Americans.