Ellis Island

From 1892 to 1954, over 12 million immigrants entered USA through the portal of Ellis Island in New York Harbor

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A History In Images


The History of Ellis Island


Recreation Shelter and Green Space The restoration of the Outdoor Recreation Shelter and lawn will allow the public to visit …

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Changes in immigration laws and modes of transportation as well as the cost effectiveness of operating the island all played …

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Ellis Island Today

Current and Future Projects The Laundry Building The fully equipped Laundry Hospital Outbuilding played an important role in helping to …

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Our Supporters

The Save Ellis Island website is made possible by a generous donation from Heidi Liebi Root in memory of her father Fred Liebi