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CONTENTS.

Report of the Commissioner General of Immigration...

The bureau's most important war activities.

Enforcement of travel-control regulations.

Importation of laborers for war necessities.

Other war work....

Admissions and rejections..

Illiterate aliens.

Defective aliens.

Aliens subject to exclusion or deportation on economic grounds.

Induced and assisted immigration.

Contract labor.....

Oriental immigration.

Seamen..

Immigration from insular United States.

Immigration from Canada.

Immigration from Mexico..

Smuggling and surreptitious entry of aliens.

Administrative fines..

Uniformity of practice in the field service.

Immigration stations..

Land border immigration stations.

The Ellis Island seawall..

The growth of Ellis Island.

The anarchistic classes....

Education-an aid to assimilation..

A century of immigration..

Review of world immigration.

The European situation..

The Asiatic situation..

The Asiatic barred zone.

Other immigration sources.

Canada..

Mexico..

West Indies.

Central and South America.

Africa....

Australasia.

Immigration bills before ('ongress.

The passport-visé system...

Continnenro in force of act of May 22, 1918.

Bureau staff and other recommendations.

Returning soldiers..

Conclusion...

Appendix I.–Statistics of immigration..

Table 1.-Aliens admitted, departed, debarred, and deported, and United

States citizens arrived and departed, 1918 and 1919.

Table II.-Net increase or decrease of population by arrival and departure

of aliens, 1918 and 1919, by months..

Table III.-Net increase or decrease of population by arrival and departure

of aliens, 1918 and 1919, by countries.

Table IV.-Net increase or decrease of population by arrival and departure

of aliens, fiscal year ended June 30, 1919, by races or peoples.

Table V.--Intended future permanent residence of aliens admitied and

last permanent residence of aliens departed, fiscal year ended June 30,

1919, by States and Territories..

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