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Immigration in America: Highlights Collection

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Social Studies +3 Age Levels Middle School (13 to 15 years old), High School (16 to 18 years old)

This is a Smithsonian Learning Lab topical collection, which contains images, text, and other multimedia resources that may complement the Tween Tribune feature, The origin of the Coney Island hot dog is a uniquely American story. Use these resources to introduce or augment your study of this topic. If you want to personalize this collection by changing or adding content, click the Sign Up link above to create a free account.  If you are already logged in, click the copy button to initiate your own version. Learn more here



33c Irish Immigration single

National Postal Museum

Influential Irish

Smithsonian Channel


Smithsonian American Art Museum

Peace, an Ellis Island Madonna

Archives of American Art

32c Immigrants single

National Postal Museum

Japanese Immigrant’s Trunk

National Museum of American History



papier-mache statue of liberty

National Museum of American History

What America Means to the Immigrant, (painting)

Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

U.S. Immigration: Stemming the Tide

National Portrait Gallery

Shimomura Crossing the Delaware

National Portrait Gallery

Asian American Identity - Smithsonian Portraits of Encounter

Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center



Smithsonian Immigration / Migration Initiative

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

The May Project: Gina Inocencio

Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center

Music of the African Diaspora

Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage

Zulay Facing the 21st Century 1989

Human Studies Film Archives