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  • Forgotten Ellis Island

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Duration: 01:02
Program: Forgotten Ellis Island
Broadcast Date: Aug. 29, 2011

This is the first documentary about the abandoned immigrant hospital on Ellis Island. Massive and modern, it was America's first line of defense against contagious, often virulent, disease.



Post Date: August 29, 2011