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Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor

Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor
  • The dismantled Statue of Liberty, a gift of friendship from the people of France to the people of America on 17 June 1885, arrives in New York Harbor after being shipped across the Atlantic Ocean in 350 individual pieces packed in more than 200 cases.
  • The iron and copper statue, which was reassembled and dedicated the following year in a ceremony, presided over by U.S.  
  • President Grover Cleveland became known around the world as an enduring symbol of freedom and democracy.

Related Question:-

Q.1 Where was the Statue of Liberty made?
A. Paris
B. London
C. New York City
D. Washington D.C.
Ans: New York City
Q.2 What was Liberty Island known as before the Statue was erected?
A. Atlantica Island
B. Bedloe's Island
C. Brooklyn Island
D. Ellis Island
Ans: Bedloe's Island

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