On Ellis Island, a Wall Honors Immigrants Old and New

Posted on April 12, 2019 4:26 am

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A wall on New York’s Ellis Island that honors immigrants is almost at full capacity. To date, 770 panels are engraved with the names of almost 800,000 immigrants — including arrivals who never disembarked at Ellis Island. Ramon Taylor has the story.