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President Grant Passenger Ship

Conceivable Dreams: Part One

Eugene was born in 1931 to immigrants. His mother arrived through Ellis Island from Poland in 1918 at 18 years old. His father arrived earlier in 1912 from Russia (although also Polish), trained as a pharmacist. He never applied his trade in his new country. Speaking minimal English, both parents took different paths to citizenship.… Continue Reading Conceivable Dreams: Part One