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Forgotten Ellis Island has been featured on NPR's "The Story with Dick Gordon," listen to former patient John Henry Wilberding describe his experience in the hospital with measles as a young 7 year old immigrant from Germany.
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Atlanta listener 2009-01-23 11:41:50
I heard John Henry Wilberding tell his story of being hospitalized with the measles on Dick Gordon's show. It made me wonder how we could have treated immigrants so well a hundred years ago and today reject them with such a vengeance. Aren't we a nation of immigrants, after all?
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