CBS Evening News for
Friday, May 28, 1976


Headline: On The Road (New York)

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(Studio) Report on New York and its diversity. Reopening of Ellis Island noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(New York) Americans came to United States from all over world and many came through NYC. Photos show different immigrants. Castle Garden was New York City recing. station for immigrants from 1855-1890. 8 million entered American through Castle Garden; 16 million came through Ellis Island All Americans are immigrants, incling. Indians. Reporter quotes Emma Lazarus poem about Statue of Liberty ["The New Colossus]."
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt

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Program Time:05:53:10 pm - 05:57:30 pm. Duration: 04:20
Reporters:Cronkite, Walter; Kuralt, Charles
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
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Record Number:246186