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The Statue of Liberty is the tallest Statue in the Unite States.It can be seem from far away.Where did such a big Statue come from?
A Gift from France
In1865,a man in France wanted to help America celebrate its 100th birthday.he said France should give America a gift.The gift was the Statue of Liberty.First,the Unite State and France found a place to put the Statue.they decided to put it on an Island near New York.
Building the Statue
The United States built the base for the Statue.France built the Statue itself.It had to look good and last a long time.the inside was made of iron,the outside was made of copper.The Statue was put together.but it was too big to move in one pieces.so it was taken apart again.the pieces were sent to America on a big ship.
The Statue was finally done in 1886.the president of the United States spoke at a big celebration.
Big and Green
The Statue of Liberty now looks like a big green woman.It weighs as much as 115 cars.It is tall as a 30-story building with the base.
The Statue started out the color of a new penny.Over the years,the air turned the copper green.
What the Statue Means
The Statue of Liberty is a work of art.It is also sign of friendship.It has welcomed many people who have moved to the United States.
The Statue of Liberty also has special meaning.the torch in its right hand stands for freedom.the tablet in its left hand has July 4,1776,written on it.The United States became its own country on this date.
Visiting the Statue
Many people from around the world visit the Statue of Liberty each year.
they come to see the Statue that stands for freedom.
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