from an old slide scanned in before it deteriorated further)
The World Trade Center was new back then in 1975
My sister and I on the ferry to Ellis Island
I was thirteen, she was about nine
I remember that it was January and we were freezing!
Dad had us pose next to the immigrant exhibit (don't we look thrilled!)
His mom had passed through Ellis Island in 1915 from Leeds, England
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