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- Statue of Liberty - Ellis Island Oral Histories - Since 1973, the Ellis Island Oral History project has been dedicated to preserving the first-hand recollections of immigrants who passed through the Ellis Island immigration station between 1892 and 1954 and the employees who worked there.
- South Asian Oral History Project - The SAOHP represents one of the first attempts in the U.S. to record pan-South Asian immigrant experiences in the Pacific Northwest using the medium of oral history.
- SEAAdoc - Documenting the Southeast Asian American Experience - SEAAdoc is an educational resource of the Southeast Asian Archive at the UC Irvine Libraries focusing on post-1975 refugees and immigrants from Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam and the communities they have developed in the United States.
- The Chinese in California, 1850-1925 (American Memory, Library of Congress) - This collection illustrates nineteenth and early twentieth century Chinese immigration to California through about 8,000 images and pages of primary source materials.
- Open Collections Program: Immigration to the US, Chinese Exclusion Act (1882) - Harvard collection
- The Issei Immigrants and Civil Rights - First generation Japanese Americans
- Regional History Project | UC-Santa Cruz University Library - The Regional History Project has been documenting the history of the Central Coast of California and the institutional history of UC Santa Cruz since 1963, through oral history. This web site includes the complete catalog of our collection, oral history resources, and links to other oral history sites on the Internet. All of the oral histories are available in full text (PDF).
- Voices of Minnesota - Since 1948 the Minnesota Historical Society has collected oral histories of Minnesotans from all walks of life and all corners of the state, on a variety of topics. Look speficially at the Immigrant histories.
The University of Washington has the Many Paths, Many Voices, a growing collection of oral histories including the South Asian Oral History Project & Washington State Jewish Archives Project. Their East Asia Library is in the early stages of gathering oral histories from Chinese immigrants.
- Ang Buhay sa Nayon - Life in the Valley Oral History Project, part of the James Madison University's Shenandoah Living Project that focuses on immigrants in the Shenandoah Valley from the Philippines