We have to leave our farm in Ireland because all the potatoes went bad.
More than 4 million Irish people made their way across the Altlantic.
At Ellis Island, people had to wait in lines for hours for a health exam. If you passed the health exam then you boarded a ferry to the city.
The Hull House was created by Jane Addams becasue she was horrified by the living conditions of the new immigrants. The Hull House helped new immigrants find work. It also had music classes, life skills instructions, and much more.