Statue of Liberty construction (1886)

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Liberty Enlightening the World: The Statue of Liberty’s construction

Lady Liberty’s face is seen here on Liberty Island, waiting to be installed:


Below is the pedestal for the Statue of Liberty, as it looked when the monument was first under construction:

For more about the Statue of Liberty

The Statue of Liberty unveiled (1886)

 Statue of Liberty, aka Liberty Enlightening the World (1884)

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Notes: Photos from the NPS Collection

1 Comment

  1. Bex

    Bares an uncanny resemblance to Elvis.

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