Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

10/6/2009

Immigration files offer hidden history of America

WASHINGTON — The federal government is opening the immigration files of millions of refugees, war brides, “enemy aliens” and other foreign nationals in the USA in the first half of the 20th century.

A gold mine for historians, genealogists, scholars and descendants, the files include private details on such public figures as Spanish artist Salvador Dali as well as family heirlooms confiscated from Chinese laborers. for more click here

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