We visited Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. These are American landmarks. More importantly, they are symbols of the fabric and make up of America. So many people passed through Ellis Island, Immigrants who sought the American Dream. The processing point that many immigrants passed through. It is an American landmark, and a meeting place for many people from Europe to Asia and Africa and point in between. All seeking the American Dream. When people think of Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty, they think of hope, dreams and how their ancestors formed and fashioned a new life in America.
The history here and what it stands for is passed down through the annuals of many America families. They came here to work by the sweat of their brow to fashion an America that incorporated many races and many languages. These historical landmarks highlight what it means to be an American. We have always been a nation of people who worked hard to to realize hopes and dream. That is what America has always been, diverse people bent on establishing a new life that passed through the Halls of Ellis Island.