LIFE.com offers a series of rare photos by Alfred Eisenstaedt from the place that came to be known as "the island of hope and tears."
Jazenevd: It is an urban myth to present Trump supporters as uneducated, unemployed and so on. It is actually quite disrespectful and silly. I have Masters degree from prestigious technical school and worked in high-tech for many years. I am semi-retired, never lost my job; could continue working full time if I would like now. Also, I am going to vote for Trump and don't see any contradictions here.