Jersey City in Hudson County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Copper for the Statue of Liberty
This stone from the mine that produced the copper in the Statue of Liberty was brought with the sailing ship "Sorlandet" as a gift to the United States of America from the citizens of Karmov, Norway.
Location. 40° 41.354′ N, 74° 2.717′ W. Marker is in Jersey City, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Marker can be reached from Liberty Island. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brooklyn NY 11231, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Pedestal (within shouting distance of this marker); Why is the Statue Green? (within shouting distance of this marker); The New Colossus (within shouting distance of this marker in New York); Cornerstone of the Statue of Liberty Pedestal (within shouting distance of this marker in New York); Building the Statue of Liberty (within shouting distance of this marker); Edouard Rene De Laboulaye (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Frederic Auguste Bartholdi (about 300 feet away); Alexandre Gustave Eiffel (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Jersey City.
Also see . . . Statue of Liberty National Monument. (Submitted on May 6, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 417 times since then and 49 times this year. Last updated on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.