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Jersey City in Hudson County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Copper for the Statue of Liberty

 
 
Copper for the Statue of Liberty Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, April 2, 2010
1. Copper for the Statue of Liberty Marker
Inscription.
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.
July 4, 1986

 
Erected 1986.
 
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.
Copper for the Statue of Liberty Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, April 2, 2010
2. Copper for the Statue of Liberty Marker
National Park Service (Submitted on May 6, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Landmarks
 
Copper for the Statue of Liberty Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, April 2, 2010
3. Copper for the Statue of Liberty Marker
Statue of Liberty image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, April 2, 2010
4. Statue of Liberty
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 445 times since then and 12 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.
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