Education: Heritage Discovery Center

Johnstown Area Heritage Association
Primary Source: Photo Gallery

Images of the "Old Country"

What immigrants left behind

These photographs were taken around 1900 in various countries in eastern Europe and the Mediterranean. Most immigrants who entered the United States between 1890 and 1914 came from these countries.

Click on the images below to view a larger image. To help you see as much as possible from these photographs, use the tool "Reading a Photograph."

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