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The Immigrants

 
 
The Immigrants Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 26, 2009
1. The Immigrants Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to the people of all nations who entered America through Castle Gardens.
In memory of
Samuel Rudin
1896 ---------- 1975
Whose parents arrived in America in 1883

 
Location. 40° 42.189′ N, 74° 0.979′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from State Street., on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in Battery Park, next to Castle Clinton National Monument. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10004, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Castle Clinton (within shouting distance of this marker); Castle Clinton National Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Manning Castle Clinton’s 28 guns (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lives of Castle Clinton: (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battery Wall Discovery (about 300 feet away); History of the Battery Wall (about 300 feet away); Walloon Settlers (about 300 feet away); Norwegian Maritime Memorial (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Also see . . .  America's First Immigration Center. CastleGarden.org website. (Submitted on June 27, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
The Immigrants Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 26, 2009
2. The Immigrants Monument
 
 
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The Immigrants Monument Detail image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 26, 2009
3. The Immigrants Monument Detail
The Immigrants image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 26, 2009
4. The Immigrants
The Immigrants image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 26, 2009
5. The Immigrants
The Immigrants Monument is located next to Castle Clinton National Monument, former site of Castle Gardens.
Castle Clinton National Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 26, 2009
6. Castle Clinton National Monument
Castle Gardens, located on the site of Castle Clinton, was the first immigrant receiving station in America and welcomed 8.5 million immigrants, including the Great Grandparents of the photographer, before being replaced by Ellis Island in 1890.
The Immigrants Memorial - view from east with Castle Clinton in background image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, March 27, 2010
7. The Immigrants Memorial - view from east with Castle Clinton in background
The Immigrants Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, March 27, 2010
8. The Immigrants Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 682 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 27, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   7, 8. submitted on March 29, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.
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