Immigrant Oral Histories_1: The Statue of Liberty

[Throughout my career as a college professor, I have collected numerous firsthand accounts from immigrants about their journeys and first impressions and/or experiences in America. ┬áSome of these I incorporated into Guardians of the Gate, my historical novel about Ellis Island, and its sequel, Defenders of Freedom. This is the first of about two dozen … More Immigrant Oral Histories_1: The Statue of Liberty