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