Destination America

Four interviews with American immigrants from the early years of this century.

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In the first of four interviews with American immigrants, Christopher Cook talks to Lawrence Meinwald , who arrived there from Warsaw as a boy of seven.

Producer Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970614]

Talks: Christopher Cook

Unknown: Lawrence Meinwald

Producer: Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970621]

In the second of four interviews with American immigrants, Christopher Cook talks to Manny Stein who, as a young Dubliner, arrived at the New York immigration station Ellis Island. Producer Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970621]

Talks: Christopher Cook

Unknown: Manny Stein

Unknown: Ellis Island.

Producer: Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970628]

Four interviews with people who emigrated to America in the early years of this century.

3: Christopher Cook talks to Millie di Nigris, who travelled from Hamburg to

Ellis Island in 1924. Producer Fiona McLean Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970628]

Talks: Christopher Cook

Producer: Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970705]

The last of four interviews with people who emigrated to America early this century. Christopher Cook talks to native New Yorker, Rose Wybeck , the daughter of two immigrants. Producer Fiona McLean Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970705]

Talks: Christopher Cook

Unknown: Rose Wybeck

Producer: Fiona McLean

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Christopher Cook talks to Lawrence Meinwald, who arrived from Warsaw as a boy of seven.

Almost half of all Americans can trace their roots back to relatives who joined the masses at Ellis Island, the immigration station in New York harbour.

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Christopher Cook talks to Manny Stein who, as a young Dubliner, arrived at Ellis Island, the immigration station in New York harbour, in August 1925.

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Christopher Cook talks to Millie de Nigris, who travelled from Hamburg, full of optimism, to Ellis Island - the immigration station in New York - in 1924.

Millie and her mother discovered that their journey was not over yet.

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Christopher Cook talks to Rose Wybeck, the daughter of immigrants, who has lived in New York City all her life.