Statue Of Liberty National Monument
Location: Liberty Island, NY
Located on a 12 acre island, the Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the people of the United States and is a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. The Statue of Liberty was dedicated...
Engineering, Construction, and Crossing the Atlantic. The Rich History of Liberty
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"To the sculptor form is everything and is nothing. It is nothing without the spirit -
with the idea it is everything." - Victor Hugo, May 13, 1885. "THE TWO SISTERS".
was finally re-assembled on her new pedestal and dedicated on October 28, 1886.
A sonnet by poet Emma Lazarus is inscribed in bronze at the base of the Statue
. The sonnet, titled “The New Colossus”, reads:
With conquering limbs astride from land ... More »
Jul 2, 2014 ... Here are just 10 of the little-known facts about America's colossus: 1. The Statue
of Liberty was not a gift from France to America. We have all ...
How has the meaning of the Statue of Liberty evolved since its dedication in 1886
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Toggle navigation. Find a Park · Discover History ... A sketch by Auguste
Bartholdi of the Statue of Liberty as a Lighthouse circa 1880. National Park
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Statue of Liberty was a gift from the French people commemorating the alliance ...
Statue of Liberty History. In 1886, The Statue of Liberty Monument was a given to
the United States from France to celebrate the friendship the two endured ...