"The New Colossus" was the first entry read at the exhibit's opening, but was
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Emma Lazarus, "The New Colossus" (1883). Click here to read the full text of the
poem. Emma Lazarus' famous words, "Give me your tired, your poor,/Your ...
The New Colossus ... History of Liberty State Park ... On the New York Harbor,
less than 2,000 feet from the Statue of Liberty, Liberty State Park has served a
Emma Lazarus was born in New York City to a wealthy family and educated by
private tutors. She began writing and translating poetry as a teenager and was ...
... concerned with the historical and political interests of the Jewish people, and ...
Her resulting sonnet, "The New Colossus", includes the iconic lines “Give me ...
The sonnet "The New Colossus" was written in 1883 by native New Yorker Emma
Lazarus to help raise funds to build the pedestal for the Statue of Liberty.
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Written in 1883, her celebrated poem, "The New Colossus," is engraved on a
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"The New Colossus" shaped and continues to shape national identity in the
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