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The Book of Unknown Americans (The 2017 Patty Sullivan Common Reading Program selection): Immigration

Seal of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and part of the U.S. flag

Immigration graphic

Raúl Labrador for Idaho. (2015, August). [Immigration]. Retrieved from http://raullabrador.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/issue-immigration.jpg

A black and white photograph showing immigrants waiting on line and holding suitcases.

Immigrants queuing at Ellis Island, circa 1900

Bettman/Corbis. (2009, June 10). [Immigrants queuing at Ellis Island, circa 1900]. Retrieved from https://i.guim.co.uk/img/static/sys-images/Books/Pix/pictures/2009/6/10/1244650466632/Immigrants-queuing-at-Ell-001.jpg?w=620&q=20&auto=format&usm=12&fit=max&dpr=2&s=ba1ac95366b2e5a53a9879bef8f65bd0

Anti-amnesty protesters

Fuentes, M. (2015, September 10). [Anti-amnesty protesters]. Retrieved from https://www.usnews.com/dims4/USNEWS/869bce7/2147483647/thumbnail/970x647/quality/85/?url=%2Fcmsmedia%2F84%2F1d%2F46a5f6984d0ab8c82e04377eb88a%2Fresizes%2F1500%2F150909-immigrants-editorial.jpg

A large group of people all holding their right hands up and reciting the Oath of Allegiance

New US citizens recite the Oath of Allegiance

Urso, C. (2014, August 21). [New US citizens recite the oath of allegiance]. Retrieved from http://www.tbo.com/storyimage/TB/20140821/ARTICLE/140829769/AR/0/AR-140829769.jpg

Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty

Minitime. (2015). [Statue of Liberty]. Retrieved from http://cdn.mntm.me/64/4a/6b/Tips-for-Touring-the-Statue-of-Liberty-and-Ellis-Island-644a6b0e50454859aa08a575868578fa.jpg

Two ICE police officers detain a suspect in handcuffs

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers detain a suspect

Reed, C. (2017, February 2). [Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers detain a suspect]. Retrieved from https://media1.s-nbcnews.com/j/newscms/2017_06/1899151/-11t021336z_753640586_rc146fcebe20_rtrmadp_3_usa-trump-immigration-arrests_e4549ed96ed5b8dd60555f0d07a09fff.nbcnews-ux-2880-1000.jpg

Thousands of protestors in Copley Square.

Rally protesting one of President Trump's immigration orders

Czarnecki, N. (2017, January 29). [Rally protesting one of President Trump's immigration orders]. Retrieved from http://www.bostonherald.com/sites/default/files/styles/gallery/public/media/2017/01/29/012917copleyrallync2.jpg?itok=hIb2RHJZ

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