Beautiful New York

A Celebration of the City

QUESTION:

08-18 Q IslandsBuilt in the early 1870’s these two manmade New York Harbor islands were used to quarantine immigrants who were suspected of carrying contagious diseases and, later, as training stations for U.S. Merchant Marines. What are the islands’ names?

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4 Comments

  1. Marie France Lefebvre

    Swinburne Island

    • Marie France Lefebvre

      Swinburne and Hoffman islands

  2. Mauriello

    Hoffman/swineborne

  3. Marc Landman

    One is Hoffman island. And I’m only answering to beat AC

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