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Wordless Wednesday — A Visit to Lady Liberty

 

 

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Selfie nation.

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Registry Room, Ellis Island.

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Goodbye view from the ferry.

 

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About Terri S. Vanech

Wife, mother, communications specialist, Jazzercise instructor and recently reunited adoptee. I'm living out loud -- and trying to make it all work -- in midlife. Having a sense of humor sure helps.

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7 thoughts on “Wordless Wednesday — A Visit to Lady Liberty

  1. gorgeous. i love it there

    Posted by zongrik | September 6, 2017, 12:54 am
  2. Was there MANY years ago! Thanks for the reminder of what was a great trip with my mom and her friends! Blessings to you from Teresa at http://nanahood.com/our-sons-wedding

    Posted by tbellkindred | September 5, 2017, 11:55 am
  3. I haven’t been there in several years so thank you for the return visit. Great shots. 🙂 I did chuckle at selfie nation because it is interesting to watch everyone try to snap that perfect photo of themselves with something in the background. 🙂

    Posted by Judy @ NewEnglandGardenAndThread | August 30, 2017, 7:42 am
  4. We went there in 2007. Pretty amazing stuff. At the time, they allowed us a 20-minute fast search for an ancestor. We discovered that some of ours actually arrived via Castle Garden, a smaller immigration station by Battery Park. My mom’s grandfather came here when he was about 5. He’d told her it was Ellis Is because he remembered seeing the Statue. He probably did see the Statue but was too little to understand there were 2 ports of entry very close together.

    Posted by Paige Adams Strickland | August 30, 2017, 7:35 am

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