Statue of Liberty Restoration

Statue of Liberty Restoration

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A poster commemorating the centennial of the Statue of Liberty. The statue, designed by Frederic Auguste Bartholdi was dedicated on the 28th of October 1886 by President Grover Cleveland. The Statue of Libery was a symbol of freedom in the United States and a welcome to immigrants. In 1982 the Centennial Commission was formed to preform restoration work as well as renovations and repairs. July 3-6, 1986 was declared "Liberty Weekend" President Roanld Reagan presided over the rededication. French president Francois Mitterrand was in attendance.
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United States: New York, New York City
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United States: New York, New York City
overall: 37 in x 22 in; 93.98 cm x 55.88 cm
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The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, Inc.
Statue of Liberty
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Princeton Posters
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National Museum of American History
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