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Title
A bill to authorize the secretary of the treasury to lease a portion of Ellis Island to be used for distributing immigrants among the States desiring immigration, and other purposes
Calendar no. 1059, S. 2353, A bill to authorize the secretary of the treasury to lease a portion of Ellis Island to be used for distributing immigrants among the States desiring immigration, and other purposes
Name/Creator
United States, Congress, Senate., (55th, 2nd session : 1897-1898)., creator
Chandler, William E. (William Eaton), 1835-1917
Fairbanks, Charles W. (Charles Warren), 1852-1918
United States, Congress., Senate., Committee on Immigration.
Immigration Collection of Prescott Farnsworth Hall (Harvard College Library)
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1190277 
Location
Networked Resource

Widener
Place of Origin
[Washington
Publisher
G.P.O.
Language
English
Description
[1] p. ; 28 cm.
Form/Genre
text

legislation

print
Subject
Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.) -- History ;  Emigration and immigration law -- United States ;  United States -- Emigration and immigration

Category
Arrival

ellis island immigration station (n.y. and n.j.)

federal legislation

governmental topics

immigration stations

Journey to & Arrival in the U.S.

Legislation & Politics

new jersey

new York (city)

new York (state)

Regions of the U.S. -- Mid-Atlantic States

Note
Caption title.

At head of title: (Calendar No., 1059. S. 2353.

"July 8, 1897. Mr. Chandler introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Immigration."

"April 27, 1898. Reported by Mr. Fairbanks, without amendment."
Other Title
  Report ; 55th Congress, report no. 977
Other Title