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A nonprofit in charge of providing Ellis Island the early immigration gateway to America is leading now for a -- itself.
I'm more English life liberty state park with rare access to the back inside parts of -- patented in itself more.
I -- -- while we all know that historic site of the main museum that you see here behind me with those four.
Gorgeous towers millions of people every single year take the ferry to and from Ellis Island to see that museum but there's an entire complex of structures.
On the island thirty and fact that sit vacant are partially restored and are in desperate need a financial help.
No one can see any means that if right now -- save Ellis Island nonprofit foundation is working to uncover the history of the south side of the island.
-- the future visitors can see how the entire immigrant processing center work.
Right now most of it isn't -- -- Hair when I first came here in the eighties.
Pink black and he's called us in the daylight because of education was overgrown everywhere with the jungle trees -- coming through building.
They've been working for ten years to refurbish the building.
But have run out of money to complete the job and need to raise 500000.
To keep the project going -- -- have to return 5121000.
Dollars in grant.
I think that it's a shame that this island and that I use and unrealized fully for this amount of time this really could become something that the nation would be proud.
One of the hopes to generate income and run the -- out for things like conference's educational seminars even overnight accommodations.
There's the former 750 bed hospital were one point two million immigrants were inspected and treated and the laundry -- building that.
Still how -- original machinery including the laundry -- Early on there would be multiple workers that would have to.
Wrestle with -- feet and and what we all know but then -- -- if someone thought of this -- because equipment that would untangle and separate it.
He all of it will go on -- of the donation deadline isn't met by the end of the month which has been challenging with the economy and cut through state funds.
Now it's important to -- that the Ellis island museum is not in danger of closing.
The money that we're talking about here is really an effort so that people can go and see that backside of the island to enhance the Ellis Island.
Experience and if you wanna learn more about what's going on you can go to the organization's web site.
As save Ellis Island dot org and I've also posted some behind these pictures of my Twitter page.
Twitter.com slash -- back to you.
That and fascinating and I think they're very interesting I think to bring that the story it really is that's really needs him.
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