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Immigration and who are “real Americans” has been a controversial subject since the founding of our nation. We’ll explore the changing history of our policies as the events around the world changed our opinions. We’ll examine the contributions made by different ethnic groups and celebrate who we are as a nation of immigrants.

This is the second of a two-part talk, Welcome to America, Part 1 covers the fascinating history of the Statue of Liberty...MORE


"New York!" he said.
"That's not a place, it's a dream.”

—  Ralph Ellison —  

• Learn how our views on immigration have changed over the centuries 

• Find out who came from where and why 

• Discover how the immigrants started their new lives 

• Hear about the contributions’ immigrants have made to America

• Consider where we go from here

  1. These 60— 90-minute presentations use over 100 images taking you on a visual journey which makes the City come to life. Whether —it’s your first visit or a local New Yorker, gain an insider’s perspective on makes New York so special. 

  2. Add a visit the site with Kitt Garrett, or one of our partners, or explore the area on your own.

  3. Kitt can provide either a 2-hour walking tour, 4-hour half day or 6-hour full day tour at additional cost.

  4. Use Kitt’s photo stops while you are on location.

  5. Upload your photos into Tripcast.

  6. Download the photos into a book to keep your memories!

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