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Title CHARLIE DE LEO, KEEPER OF THE FLAME AND THE INSIDE OF THE STATUE. - Statue of Liberty, Liberty Island, Manhattan, New York, New York County, NY
Depicted place New York; New York County; New York
Dimensions 5 x 7 in.

Lowe, Jet

Related names:

Eiffel, Gustav
Bartholdi, Frederic Auguste
Hunt, Richard Morris
Boucher, Jack E, photographer
DePalo, Frank, photographer
Buerglener, Robert, historian
Jandoli, Liz, transmitter
Lockett, Dana, project manager
Christianson, Justine, transmitter
Lockett, Dana, project manager
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
Accession number HAER NY,31-NEYO,89-226
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  • Significance: Donated by citizens of France to celebrate Franco-American friendship, the Statue of Liberty is significant for its physical and symbolic characteristics. Richard Morris Hunt prepared the plans for the 89 foot high pedestal; French engineer Alexandre Gustav Eiffel sheathing. Many consider this frame noteworthy in itself, because its ability to support an irregularly-shaped structure subject to high winds. ... Symbolically, the Statue of Liberty reflects the political ideals of the late nineteenth century. It commemorates America's founding principles of liberty, freedom, and opportunity in America for all. More than sixteen million immigrants passed by the Statue of Liberty on the way to the Ellis Island Immigration Station.
  • Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1456
  • Survey number: HAER NY-138
  • Building/structure dates: 1886 Initial Construction
  • Building/structure dates: 1972 Subsequent Work
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Object location40° 42′ 51.01″ N, 74° 00′ 23″ W Kartographer map based on OpenStreetMap.View this and other nearby images on: OpenStreetMap - Google Earthinfo

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