Angel Island Color

West Coast Immigration Center, Marin County, California.

Angel Island Immigration Station

Angel Island Immigration Station. Unlike immigrants at Ellis Island who were not detained long, Asian immigrants, Chinese in particular, to Angle Island were discouraged from coming. They could be detained on the island for as long as six months, some as much as two years.

Angel Island Immigration Station

In addition to the Asian Immigration Center, Angel Island served as a military fort, U.S.A. Public Health Service Quarantine Station.

Angel Island Immigration Station

Angel Island Immigration Station

Angel Island Immigration Station

Angel Island Immigration Station