"Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free", is uniquely identified with the Statue of Liberty and is inscribed on a plaque in the museum in the base.
This inscription is know as the "The New Colossus" and was written by Emma Lazarus.
"The New Colossus" is a sonnet that American poet Emma Lazarus (1849–1887)
wrote in 1883 to raise money for the construction of the pedestal of the Statue of
Statue of Liberty National Monument. Emma Lazarus' Famous Poem. A poem by
Emma Lazarus is graven on a tablet. within the pedestal on which the statue ...
Liberty Enlightening the World poster. The New Colossus. Not like the brazen
giant of Greek fame, With conquering limbs astride from land to land; Here at our
The Statue of Liberty Poem. “The New Colossus” by Emma Lazarus. Between
1820 and 1920, approximately 34 million persons immigrated to the United
Also known as the Statue of Liberty poem, New Colossus and its famous last
lines have become part of American history. Here is the sonnet in its entirety:.
Give me your tired your poor Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free The
wretched refuse of your teeming shore Send these the homeless tempest tost to ...
As a teenager, she began translating the poems of Victor Hugo, Heinrich Heine,
... off as a fundraiser for the building of the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty.
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Dec 4, 2012 ... Listen to and read the New Colossus by Emma Lazarus. This sonnet is engraved
on a plaque mounted inside the base of the Statue of Liberty ...
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Feb 19, 2009 ... This is the poem by Emma Lazarus graven on a tablet within the pedestal on
which the statue of liberty stands.