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Ellis Island: Where The American Story Begins

February 3, 2011 by  
Filed under New York Attractions

New York has long been regarded as the first stop for the waves of immigrants that poured into America from Europe over the last few centuries. From 1892 to 1954, Ellis Island was the busiest Federal immigration station in the entire country, processing over twelve million individuals before it closed. In 1965, Ellis Island was [...]