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Liberty enlightening the world

John G. Waite Associates, Architects

Liberty enlightening the world

Statue of Liberty National Monument historic structure report

by John G. Waite Associates, Architects

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Published by National Park Service, U.S. Dept. of the Interior in Denver, Colo.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buildings, structures,
  • Statue of Liberty (New York, N.Y.),
  • Conservation and restoration,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesStatue of Liberty historic structure report
    StatementJohn G. Waite Associates, Architects [for the National Park Service Denver Service Center]
    ContributionsUnited States. National Park Service. Denver Service Center
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF128.64.L6 L52 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 376, [56] p. :
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25234980M
    LC Control Number2011506049
    OCLC/WorldCa746202718

      Bartholdi finished building the statue in Paris in Two years later, he oversaw its reconstruction in New York. “Liberty Enlightening the World” was “unveiled” on Oct. 28,


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That torch she carries is supposed to be a guide, a symbol of light in the darkness. Enlightening the world. Weighing a total of 27, tons (24, tonnes) – more than 4, African bush elephants – the Statue of Liberty on Liberty Island in New York City, USA, is the Heaviest comprises 31 tons ( tonnes) of copper, tons ( tonnes) of steel tons (24, tonnes) of concrete in the pedestal.

"The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World": was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the United States and is recognized as a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. “Treaty of Peace at Versailles”: refers to The Peace of Paris (), a set of treaties.

Through the rich story of this remarkable national monument, Enlightening the World celebrates both a work of human accomplishment and the vitality of liberty.

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28, - but that did not involve a very big sheet. Instead, there were fireworks, a military parade, and Bartholdi climbing to the top.download pdf The original name for the Statue of Liberty – Liberty Enlightening the World – outlined the overarching theme that Edouard de Laboulaye and Auguste Bartholdi wanted to convey with their creation.

After not only the American Revolution but the French Revolution as well, the word “liberty” had become equated with violence and revolt.Statue ebook Liberty Liberty, Ebook the World (Book): Mann, Elizabeth: The Statue of Liberty pays homage to what is best about America, but it was the idea of two Frenchmen who lived under the harsh rule of Emperor Napoleon III.

Edouard Laboulaye and Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi wanted to remind their countrymen that tyranny is not inevitable, that citizens have rights which no.