En español | Whenever I think of my great-grandmother, I think of Ellis Island and then, inevitably, I think of stale bread. My great-grandmother was born a peasant in Czechoslovakia and immigrated to the U.S. through Ellis Island, under the welcoming gaze of the Statue of Liberty. … Back to Article
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