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Concord in Merrimack County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Dedicated to You, A Free Citizen in a Free Land

New Hampshire's Liberty Bell Replica

 
 
Dedicated to You, A Free Citizen in a Free Land Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 14, 2014
1. Dedicated to You, A Free Citizen in a Free Land Marker
Inscription.
This reproduction of the Liberty Bell was presented to the people of
New Hampshire
by direction of The Honorable John W. Snyder
Secretary of the Treasury
As the inspirational symbol of the
United States Savings Bonds Independence Drive
from May 16 to July 4,1950, it was displayed in
every part of this state
The dimensions and tone are identical
with those of the original Liberty bell when it
rang out our independence in 1776.
In standing before this symbol, you have the
opportunity to dedicate yourself,
as did our founding fathers, to the principles
of the individual freedom for which our Nation stands.

This bell is one of fifty-three cast in France in 1950,
and given to the United States Government by:

American Smelting and Refining Company Anaconda Copper Mining Company Kennecott Copper Corporation Miami Copper Company Phelps Dodge Corporation The American Metal Company, Limited Steel supports by U. S. Steel Corporation's American Bridge Company This plaque donated by Revere Copper and Brass Incorporated
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Liberty Bell Replica marker series.
 
Location. 43° 12.421′ N, 71° 32.233′ W.
Dedicated to You, A Free Citizen in a Free Land Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 14, 2014
2. Dedicated to You, A Free Citizen in a Free Land Marker
Marker is in Concord, New Hampshire, in Merrimack County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street and Capitol Street, on the right when traveling south on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Concord NH 03301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Maj. Gen. John Stark (a few steps from this marker); John P. Hale (within shouting distance of this marker); Franklin Pierce (within shouting distance of this marker); Daniel Webster (within shouting distance of this marker); State Capitol (within shouting distance of this marker); In Grateful Tribute (within shouting distance of this marker); George Hamilton Perkins (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); New Hampshire's Presidential Primary (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Concord.
 
Categories. Government
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 21, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 280 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 21, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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