Ellis Island Main Immigration Building
1:1500 scale miniature paper model, about 3.5 inches wide
Ellis Island operated as a primary entry point to the United States from 1892 to 1954. The Main Immigration Building, designed by architects Edward Tilton and William Boring, examined 5,000 to 7,000 immigrants per day in its busiest years from 1903 to 1914.
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