Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation

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IMMIGRANT VOICES

AIISF is pleased to present stories about the immigrant experience. These stories offer testimony to the perseverance, courage and tenacity of immigrants whose belief in the American ideals of freedom and justice was unshakable despite hardships and discrimination.

We invite you to share your immigrant story or about an immigrant you know in our growing web exhibition that will be read by people all over the world.

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Latest Immigrant Story


In a 2015 Fresno Bee series marking the centennial of the start of the Armenian genocide, Fresno resident Philip Tavlian described the tragic loss of his grandmother's husband and children, her escape and journey through Russia, and eventual landing in the United States, where she first arrived at Angel Island.

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