Immigration Service Matrons: Female Pioneers in the Federal Workplace

Written for the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services History Office and Library, this web article explores the roles of the female federal employees who served as matrons for the Immigration Service at Ellis Island.

www.uscis.gov/about-us/our-history/history-office-and-library/featured-stories-from-the-uscis-history-office-and-library/immigration-service-matrons-female-pioneers-in-the-federal-workplace

Photo credit: Popular Science 1913
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