Home / Exhibits / Augustus Frederick Sherman: Ellis Island Portraits 1905-1920

On View at the
Minnesota History Center
July 4 - Sept. 21, 2008
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The Exhibit

A riveting series of portraits by clerk Augustus F. Sherman offers a compelling human perspective into the immigration story in history.
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Fredrickson and Byron, Exhibit Sponsors

Aperture, a not-for-profit organization devoted to photography and the visual arts, has organized this traveling exhibition and produced the accompanying publications. This exhibition was made possible by the George W. Wells Jr. and Mary Cobb Wells Exhibition Fund. Local sponsorship is provided by the law firm of Fredrikson and Byron.