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Statue of Liberty

Located in New York Harbor, the Statue of Liberty is the figure of the Roman goddess of freedom named Libertas. The statue, a gift from France to the United States, was designed by Frederic Bartholdi.

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Where is the Statue of Liberty located?

Liberty Island The Statue of Liberty is on Liberty Island in Upper New York Bay off the coast of New York City. New York and New Jersey share jurisdiction over the island. The part that lies above sea level belongs to New York, while the part that is submerged belongs to New Jersey. There are also many, many replicas of the Statue (hundreds, according to Wikipedia) around the world. The most famous one is in Paris. There is another at the Brooklyn Museum,...
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When was the Statue of Liberty built?

The Statue of Liberty was built in France 1882, was transported to America on October 28, 1886 and was then pronounced the Statue of Liberty. France and America both worked on the Statue of Liberty. France was building the actual statue and America was working on the foundation for the statue. Both had trouble financing their efforts so the statue was actually about 10 years late from the time the visionaries wanted to dedicate the statue. Anyhow, the statue was completed in July...
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How many spikes on the crown of statue of liberty?

there are seven spikes or look at a picture
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What was the Charter of French Liberties?

The Charter of French Liberties, also called the Coronation Charter, was a written proclamation by Henry I of England, issued upon his accession to the throne in 1100. It sought to bind the King to certain laws regarding the treatment of church officials and nobles. It is considered a landmark document[1] in English legal history and a forerunner of Magna Carta. The document addressed abuses of royal power by his predecessor, his brother William Rufus, as perceived by the nobility, specifically the over-taxation...
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What is a British Penny made from?

Way back over 1,000 years ago, British Pennies were made from gold. From about 1200 AD to the end of the 18th century, they were made from silver. Even now, all coins in the Maundy sets are still made from silver, including the Maundy Pennies. Silver became far too expensive to be making low value coins from, so they were then made from copper from 1797. During the reign of Queen Victoria, Pennies changed to bronze from 1860 until the last predecimal...
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What are 4 signs that a chemical reaction took place?

to tell if a chemical reaction has occurred look for these four things: 1) color change 2) the formation of gas bubbles 3) formation of a precipitate 4) temperature change ...
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What are things associated with the Statue of Liberty?

Freedom, New York City, Ellis Island, and immigration are associated with the Statue of Liberty. ...
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Why the statue made?

First, how the statue is made is most of them are made of stone of granite. But some are even made of clay. Second, people probably made the statue to honor people for deeds they had done. ...
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From which stone Statue of Liberty was made?

statue of liberty was made out of green asphalt and lucid copper.. by RC
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How many statues of liberty did laboulaye build world wide?

Three. But he only called the one in Paris his "Lady."
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Is the statue of liberty holding a bible?

No, she is holding a torch. My name is Liberty btw Hope this helped Libby xx NEW EDIT No. The book that Liberty holds in her left hand says July IV, MDCCLXXVI. This is the Roman Number for the date of American Independence. ...
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How many statue of liberty are there in the world and where are they situated?

3, New York City, Paris, and The Garden of Luxemburgh.
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What is the Statue of Liberty holding?

The original name of the Statue of Liberty was "Liberty Enlightening the World". The tablet she holds in her left hand, engraved with "July IV MDCCLXXVI", (July 4, 1776), represents the Declaration of Independence. The torch upraised in her right hand represents the enlightenment of liberty. (The broken chains at her feet represent escape from oppression. The seven points on her crown represent the seven seas and seven continents.) ...
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What does that Statue of Liberty ressembled?

The Statue of Liberty welcomed the immigrants from the far world. Statue symbolizes liberty and freedom. Liberty enlightening the world. Torch symbolizes that Light and Truth are the key to achieving freedom. Crown seven spikes symbolizes the seven seas. The 25 windows around the crown symbolizes the Heaven's rays of light that shine over the seven seas and continents of the world. The Tables symbolizes a book of law based on the founding principles of this nation, based on law. Inscripted on it JULY IV MDCCLXXVI or...
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What is the value of a 1921 US dollar coin?

It depends on its design. If you have an older-looking dollar with a spread-wing eagle on the back, it's called a Morgan dollar after its designer G. T. Morgan. In average condition, a circulated one is worth about $15-16 regardless of mint mark. A nice uncirculated one goes for about $35 with a D or S mint mark, $24 if no mint mark. If you're lucky enough to have a more modern-looking 1921 dollar with a folded-wing eagle on the back,...
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How much does the Statue of Liberty weigh?

225 tons 450,000 pounds which is 225 tons, including the copper and framing. ...
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Was there ever a restaurant in the statue of liberty?

No there isn't a restaurant inside of the statue, but there is a restaurant on the island. Also cute little gift shops. ...