100-Year-Old Colour Portraits Of New York Immigrants Reveal Incredible National Outfits | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED

100-Year-Old Colour Portraits Of New York Immigrants Reveal Incredible National Outfits

Between 1892 and 1954, about 12 million immigrants arrived at Ellis Island, often dressed in their finest clothes.
The portraits below, taken between 1906 and 1954 by amateur photographer Augustus Francis Sherman, show just a handful of these people wearing the national dress and accessories of their country of origin.

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