Jul 14, 2017 ... Here are just 10 of the little-known facts about America's colossus: statue-of- liberty-base. 1. The Statue of Liberty was not a gift from France to America. We have all heard the shorthand that implies that the statue was exchanged government to government. In fact, Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi, a mid-career ...
Aug 3, 2015 ... There are many fun facts and photographs about the Statue of Liberty's torch alone we've decided to share them, from a live cam.
Jun 15, 2016 ... Because of the size of the plaza, enchantingly named the C'era Una Volta (Italian for “Once Upon a Time”), Argent knew he didn't have a large footprint to work with . But that didn't limit his vision—composed of 11 blocks of steel, Venus rises nearly as high as the Statue of Liberty. As one might imagine, ...
Nov 11, 2016 ... Talk about seeing the forest for the trees: an ecologist said that he has found the world's 50 tallest tropical trees. ADVERTISEMENT. Located on the island of Borneo, the tallest of the very big trees stands at almost 309 feet tall— impressively, that's taller than the Statue of Liberty by just a few feet, measured ...
Learn all about the Statue of Liberty's fascinating history here, with NYCtourist's Guide to the Statue of Liberty History and Facts for Kids.
This clip—from Finley Holiday Films—provides close-up views of the Statue of Liberty. Note, especially, her crown (which is once again open to the public). The statue was delivered—in pieces—from France to America in 1886. It was dedicated on July 4 of that year. The National Park Service provides important facts about ...
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This is a Statue of Liberty desk top miniature. Lady Liberty is highly detailed with attention paid to the smallest fold of her skirt. When her right arm is drawn out you will find a 5" steel letter opener. This is a unique and patriotic addition to any desk .
Statue of Liberty Facts: did you know that... The Statue of Liberty used to have a reddish brown color?