"The Immigrants" is a large bronze statue that is located in NYC to commemorate those who immigrated to the US in NYC. The memorial was created by Luis Sanguino in 1983 and resides in Battery Park, near the facility where immigrants would get processed. The statue can be described as a group of people with different poses to express the strife and struggle they went through to get to the US but also hope for their future.
In memorial to the people who immigrated to the US from 1855 to 1890.
- Description: Group (heroic scale) on base
- Materials: Bronze, Minnesota Rideau Red granite
- Dimensions: Group H: 10' W: 5' D: 14'2½"; Base H: 1'1" W: 8' D: 17'7"