Elsa's New York Vacation 2016

With her sister Maggie from Stuttgart

Day Five

Tuesday, June 21st




An Early Breakfast at 6:00 AM


To catch an Early Subway Train


Meeting point in Battery Park for Statue of Liberty Tour


On the Ferry


Passing Statue of Liberty on the way to Ellis Island



Ellis Island Museum



Baggage as in 1900


Lining up for examination


The same hall today


Eye exam for cataracts


Little Jewish Kids




I can relate to her story, since I came through here July 6th, 1964




View of Manhattan on the way to the Statue of Liberty


Arriving at the statue


Model of Liberty's Torch in the Museum


Sample of design for the face



Full-scale Copper Replica of the Statue of Liberty's Foot
made in the same technique as the original, 1986



Thinking back to July 6th, 1964, the first glimpse of the statue on my ship from Germany



Finally, lunch at 2:00 PM, a "Beast Burger"


Going back to the dock to catch the boat


Heading back to Manhattan


Maggie's new friends in front of our hotel


Street artist sketch of Maggie


The end of another long day with an Italian Dinner