1.) Ellis Island is a small island in New York harbour , near the Statue Of Liberty .
2.) It is in New York harbour , near the Statue Of Liberty .
3.) More than twelve million immigrants went through Ellis Island .
3.) The nick name of the island is " The Island Of Tears".
4.) Today it is a museum.
Boris Barachnikov - Russian - 83 years old
Lucia Boffito - Italian - 77 years old
6.) He went to America seeking political asylum.
7.) It was the letter P on his coat.
He didn't know what that meant and he still doesn't know .
8.) He took his coat off and turned it inside out so that the next doctor could not see the letter "P".
a.) Wrong ---- We came to join our parents, who had arrived two years earlier.
b.) Right ----- We saw the Statue of Liberty , and we thought it was wonderful . But both of us were very frightened about Ellis Island.
c.) Wrong --- But one of the doctors took pity on me. I guess I was lucky.