18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
The Island of Hope

The gaze at the Statue of Liberty in the hospital room before the immigrant started their new lives. For many immigrants, this was their first impression of the United States during the first waves of immigration in the 20th century.

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Date Taken: 09.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: New York, New York, United States of America
Copyright: © Kaddy Tsang