Forgotten Gateway: Coming to America Through Galveston Island

December 7, 2015January 18, 2016

Forgotten Gateway: Coming to America Through Galveston Island, a new Humanities Texas traveling exhibition presented in collaboration with the Bullock Texas State History Museum, explores the Port of Galveston's role in the story of 19th and 20th century immigration to the United States and considers universal themes of immigration including leaving home, encountering danger, confronting discrimination, and navigating bureaucracy.

Funded project of Humanities Texas. Humanities Texas is a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

For more information regarding this event:

Contact: W. K. Gordon Center for Industrial History of Texas Phone: (254) 968-1886
W. K. Gordon Center for Industrial History of Texas
65258 IH 20
Mingus, TX 76463
United States
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