Friday, June 3, 2011
Statue Liberty State Park Concert | Liberty State Park All Points West
In the 19th century and early 20th century, the area is now Liberty State Park is a great beach with a wide range of freight and passenger transport networks in industrial areas. This network became the lifeline of New York City and the harbor area. The transport network is the center of New Jersey Central Railroad Terminal (CRRNJ), located in the northern part of the park. The CRRNJ terminal stations in a country in this regard the most dramatic story, with the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island: the northern, southern and eastern Europeans immigrated to the United States. Meet after the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island processing, these immigrants purchased tickets and boarded the train in CRRNJ terminal, which took them across the United States their new home. Terminal as their hopes and dreams of a new life in the United States implementation of the gateway of these immigrants.
Today, Liberty State Park in New York Harbor area to continue an important role. With the railroad and industrial decline, the land was abandoned and became a desolate dump. With the development of Liberty State Park came to the waterfront revival. Land rotting buildings, overgrown tracks and debris pile into a modern urban national park. The park is the original national flag at the opening, 76 years on June 14, New Jersey's bicentennial gift to the country. The one thousand one hundred twenty-two acres recreational park development and the people the most is about 300 acres of open space.
Posted by mamaisah at 12:37 PM