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. Touch 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). Touch for a list and map 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 was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 3, 2011, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 449 times since then and 16 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.