January 1, 1892 in New York history

📝 On This Day 📝

132 years ago on January 1st, 1892

The Processing center for immigrants entering the U.S. moves from Castle Clinton at the tip of Manhattan to Ellis Island

On the first day, 700 people are processed through the facility.


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🌞 Weather Records 🌞

Record High: 62°F in 1966
Record Low: -4°F in 1918

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