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Check out this fantastic video about a small 20-man operation in NYC known as Colbar Art. This company is the maker of a number of Statue of Liberty souvenirs still being made in NYC and sold almost exclusively at Ellis Island. In a market where most of their competition is being made in China, Colbar […]

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An incredible photo from 1948 showing parts of what is now Liberty Island as a slum. I had no idea it was like this before. This year, the Statue of Liberty is celebrating 127 years of standing in NY Harbor.

Melting Statue of Liberty from Vincent Ullmann on Vimeo. Created by Vincent Ullmann.

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EarthCam now has live video feeds and interactive panoramas from Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. The launch of the webcams coincides with the 125th anniversary of the dedication of Lady Liberty which happened on October 28, 1886.

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Check out these photos by Albert Fernique of the planning and construction of the Statue of Liberty in NYC.