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“LIBERTY ENLIGHTENING THE WORLD”
Size: 5”W x 5”D x 8.75”H.
On Liberty Island,
New York Harbor
ENLIGHTENING THE WORLD
(The Statue of Liberty) SOLD
most famous symbol of democracy and beacon of refuge for
immigrants was given by France in 1884 as a gesture of friendship.
Reaching 305 feet above Bedloe Island’s Fort Wood, Lady
Liberty was created in copper repoussee (hammered over a
mold) by Frederic Auguste Bartholdi on an iron framework
designed by Alexsandre Gustave Eiffel.
Statue has greeted generations of immigrants as they streamed
into New York harbor enroute to a new life in a new land.
Today, with torch held high, “Liberty Enlightening the
World” embraces all people with dignity, a promise of
opportunity, and hope for the future.
Grover Cleveland dedicated The Statue of Liberty on Oct
28, 1886. Congress renamed the island, Liberty Island, in
1956. The Statue of Liberty National Monument is maintained
by the National Park Service.
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