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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.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Landmarks.
 
Location. 40° 41.354′ N, 74° 2.717′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from Liberty Island. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10004, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
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); Cornerstone of the Statue of Liberty Pedestal (within shouting distance of this marker); Building the Statue of Liberty (within shouting distance of this marker); Edouard Rene De Laboulaye
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
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Frederic Auguste Bartholdi (about 300 feet away); Alexandre Gustave Eiffel (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Also see . . .  Statue of Liberty National Monument. National Park Service (Submitted on May 6, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
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 was last revised on May 14, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 3, 2011, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 569 times since then and 23 times this year. Last updated on May 6, 2011, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 3, 2011, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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