HISTORY BY NUMBERS
Andrew Chapman tries to work out just howmany photographs we’ve taken since the days of the photography pioneers…
Ellis Island is now home to the Ellis Island National Museum of Immigration ( www.libertyellisfoundation.org.uk/immigration
museum). A recent addition is the Peopling of America Center, which looks at immigration to America both before the Ellis Island processing station opened in 1892, and after it closed in 1954.