The 50 States and Capitals of the United States of America

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The United States is comprised of fifty states and a national capital. As their names are commonly used and some of them are fairly long, they are often abbreviated in written documents and on mailing addresses.

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Ellis Island and “ship manifests”.

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ellisislandFrom 1892 to 1924, more than 22 million immigrants, passengers, and crew members came through Ellis Island and the Port of New York. The ship companies that transported these passengers kept detailed passenger lists, called "ship manifests." These manifests have been transcribed into a vast electronic archive, which you can easily navigate in search of an individual passenger (source:
Would you like to know whether your ancestors were there as well?

Click on the link below to check it (make sure you’ll choose the free version):