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The Ellis Island immigration center’s 11,747 people processed

The Ellis Island immigration center’s 11,747 people processed

The Ellis Island immigration center’s 11,747 people processed


Originally shared by Ed Pearce

The Ellis Island immigration center processed 11,747 people on April 18, 1807, more than on any other day.

The immigration station on Ellis Island in New York Harbor opened on January 1, 1892. 14-year-old Irish girl Annie Moore was the first passenger registered. It shut 61 years later on November 12, 1954, after processing more than 12 million immigrants.

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  1. Legendary center!

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