"Ellis Island"

- "Ellis Island" Dept. 56 American Pride Item #57713. Introduced 2002 and retired 2005. Mint condition piece in original box & sleeve. Celebrate our nation's immigrant heritage with this lighted building facade of the Main Building at Ellis Island. Located in New York Harbor, Ellis Island is a symbol of America's immigrant heritage. From 1892 to 1954, this immigrant depot processed more than 12 million people entering the United States. Today their descndents account for nearly 40% of America's population. For more information on Ellis Island or to search for information regarding your ancestors' immigration trough Ellis Island, visit the www.ellisisland.org Website.

Dept 56 Retirees, Inc.(since 1987)