USCIS has released a new YouTube video documentary entitled, “USCIS and the Legacy of Ellis Island”. This documentary describes the operational history of USCIS at Ellis Island and is told from their employees’ point of view!
Ellis Island operated as the nations’ busiest Immigration inspection station from 1892 until 1954. They processed over 12 million immigrants in its 62 years of operation.
For a more detailed history of Ellis Island, review the Web Site, Ellis Island History hosted by The Statue of Liberty – Ellis Island Foundation.
Source of Information:
YouTube.com, 4/26/18, USCIS Video:
The Statue of Liberty – Ellis Island Foundation, 2018, Web Site:
USCIS.gov, 4/26/18, News Release: