Liberty





The Statue of Liberty was dedicated on October 28, 1886, after more than 20 years of planning, fund raising, and construction.


Liberty is her story. Discover how she was built and what she symbolizes. Meet some of the people involved in her creation, including sculptor Frederic Auguste Bartholdi, engineer Gustave Eiffel, architect Richard Morris Hunt, and newspaper publisher Joseph Pulitzer. Explore her world, from 19th century Paris to 21st century New York.


111 pages

Illustrated throughout with original black & white photographs and vintage images.