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Ellis Island and Statue of Liberty . . . 25 artworks

More than ever, I appreciate that I my ancestors came to America in 1856, not through Ellis Island, but through the borders in the Southwest. As I was searching, searching for my Higuera roots at Ancestory . com, I discovered my Carvajal roots there on a microfiche. Awe, to know where I came from, Read More
More than ever, I appreciate that I my ancestors came to America in 1856, not through Ellis Island, but through the borders in the Southwest. As I was searching, searching for my Higuera roots at Ancestory . com, I discovered my Carvajal roots there on a microfiche. Awe, to know where I came from, to know that my family struggled and worked to be part of this Nation. So, today, I give you Ellis Island through pictures that I took in 2004. Enjoy each photograph completely as they speak millions.

They came here for several centuries for the same reasons – freedom and hope -- and then a Frenchman created a statue that embodied their hopes and dreams. And it embodied America's promise as well. "Give us your poor, your tired, your huddled masses longing to be free..."
THE STATUE OF LIBERTY Read less

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Ellis Island - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Ellis Island
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Ellis Island from Ferry Boat - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Ellis Island from Ferry Boat
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Statue of Library Info - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Statue of Library Info
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Designers of Statue of Liberty - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Designers of Statue of Liberty
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Ellis Island Gates - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Ellis Island Gates
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Historical Photograph - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Historical Photograph
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Historical Photograph - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Historical Photograph
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Historical Photograph - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Historical Photograph
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Historical Photograph - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Historical Photograph - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Historical Photograph - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Historical Photograph - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Historical Photograph - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Historical Photograph - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Historical Menu - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Historical Menu
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Historical Photograph - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Historical Photograph - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Ellis Island Sign - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Ellis Island Sign
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Historical Photograph - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Historical Photograph - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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Historical Photograph - Photography ©2010 by Drapala Gallery -
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