Bartholdi's Statue of Liberty in New York Harbor
Liberty Enlightening the World, commonly known as the Statue of Liberty, was presented to the United States by the people of France in 1886.
KeywordsNew York harbor, statue of liberty, franco-american union, liberty enlightening the world, Bartholdi's statue
GalleriesBuildings and Monuments of New York
Benson John Lossing, ed. Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (vol. 1) (New York, NY: Harper and Brothers, 1912)