Laplander - Saami woman from Finland, Augustus F. Sherman- Ellis Island Portraits - most likely she never saw her home again, but I can sense her looking far away, as if she can see it somewhere on the horizon.
These photo's were taken by amateur photographer Augustus Shermaqn who worked as the Chief Registry Clerk on Ellis Island from everyday: This Is What America’s Immigrants Looked Like When They Arrived on Ellis Island
Irish Spinner and Spinning Wheel. County Galway, Ireland - photo of Irish Spinner and Spinning Wheel. This color photochrome print was made between 1890 and 1900 in Ireland. The photo documents Irish Spinner and Spinning Wheel.