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Welcome to the "Immigrant Experience" –– a rich and moving story of American Immigration. There are two areas to explore:
Family Histories The Peopling of America
Six stories of Americans from different backgrounds researching immigrant ancestry. Discovery of distant family members gave each of these Americans new insights into their families' pasts—and into themselves. A timeline of immigration history shows the forces that brought people from all over the world to America's shores.
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