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Welcome to Library News! We want to tell you about events and new items in the USCIS History Library. In this section you can find the latest new and interesting items being presented on the website.


December 2013

Icon Library  Bracero Program Images
The USCIS History Library holds several photographs of the Mexican Agricultural Labor Program, commonly called the “Bracero Program,” dating from 1951-1964.

July 2013

Icon Library  Highlights from the Library Collection: Immigration Commission Reports
Shortly after the creation of the federal Immigration Service in 1891 Congress authorized an immigration commission to investigate the workings of U.S. immigration... Read More


May 2013

Icon Library  Highlights from the Library Collection
New Year in America, painting by Lois Johnson shows children in Hmong costumes. Lois Johnson's original oil painting... Read More

January 2013

Icon Library  USCIS and its names
Currently the library is working with historians to create a historical perspective of DHS's first ten years.


Last Reviewed/Updated: 09/08/2015