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Liberty Bell

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The Liberty Bell is an iconic symbol of American independence, located in Philadelphia, ... The bell first cracked when rung after its arrival in Philadelphia, and was .... Despite the legends that ...

Why is the Liberty Bell cracked? - Ask History - History.com

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Sep 12, 2012 ... Did you know New York City has the biggest fireworks display in the United States and that ... So when did the Liberty Bell get its famous crack?

The Liberty Bell - USHistory.org

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Read about bell's creation, the crack and its adoption by the abolitionist ... Assembly Representative Robert Charles: "The Bell is come ashore & in good order. ... The Liberty Bell did not ring on July 4, 1776 for the Declaration of Independence.

How Did the Liberty Bell Get Cracked? | Mental Floss

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Jul 4, 2013 ... Chalk the Philly landmark's famous blemish up to faulty building materials from across the pond.

Historic Philadelphia - Liberty Bell | Historic Philadelphia

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Liberty Bell Visitor Information in Historic Philadelphia. ... The bell cracked upon its first use before being recast twice by John Pass and John Stow, of Philadelphia. ... The Liberty Bell did not always hold that name. ... and people from around the world come together to see this silent reminder of how powerful liberty is. Today ...

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Nov 29, 2008 ... Liberty Bell Center, Philadelphia, PA. Jan. 15, 2008.

The Liberty Bell - Independence National Historical Park (U.S. ...

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Recognizable for its crack, the Liberty Bell remains significant today for its .... Did you know the Liberty Bell was named by abolitionists fighting to end slavery?

History of The Liberty Bell - Philadelphia - About.com

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A detailed history of The Liberty Bell, located in Independence National ... While it remains unknown what exactly caused the first crack in the Liberty Bell, ...

Liberty Bell Facts - Softschools

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The original Liberty Bell was cast in 1752, in London, England. ... It cracked the first time it was rung and was then recast by local artisans, twice for the same ...

Liberty Bell - EnchantedLearning.com

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The Crack: The bell first cracked during a test ringing. After cracking, the bell was recast twice in 1753 in Philadelphia by John Pass and John Stow (the old bell ...

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10 fascinating facts about the Liberty Bell - Constitution Daily

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Jul 8, 2016 ... On July 8, 1776, popular legend says the Liberty Bell rang to symbolize ... For example, how did the Liberty Bell get its famous crack? Did it ... and around the world can come together to learn about, debate, and celebrate the ...

The Liberty Bell - USHistory.org

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The Liberty Bell is one of history's most famous symbols of freedom and justice. Read about bell's creation, the crack and its adoption by the abolitionist movement ... groups come to Philadelphia to give voice to their plight, at the Liberty Bell, ...

Why Is the Liberty Bell Cracked? | Wonderopolis

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By 1846, the thin crack had begun to affect the sound of the bell. ... Did you realize that the Liberty Bell traveled by train from Philadelphia to San Francisco?