Ellis Island opened on this day in 1892.
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Ellis Island opened, 125 years ago today. https://t.co/GTpOWKYQZR pic.twitter.com/TSFBf51BXW
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Today in 1892, Ellis Island’s first immigrant inspection station opens. Many newcomers would have seen the Statue of Liberty standing nearby. Lady Liberty holds a prominent place in our new wing: https://t.co/vW6pqdbgCD pic.twitter.com/SKNtVpVfOj
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