The New Colossus

The New Colossus (HMXA0)

Location: New York, NJ 11231 Chippewa County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 41.385', W 74° 2.782'

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The Statue of Liberty was the first statue designed by Bartholdi to be completed. Earlier, in the 1850s, while traveling in Egypt, the Nubia and Ethiopia, he designed an immense lighthouse for the opening of the Suez Canal in Egypt, but the design was not accepted.

After the Statue of Liberty was dedicated in 1886, Bartholdi also completed a thirty-six foot high sculpture of a lion in Belfort, France. This sculpture commemorates the defense of the town of Belfort, during the Franco-Prussian War (1870-1871).
HM NumberHMXA0
Placed ByNational Park Service
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Date Added Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 5:57pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 580577 N 4504754
Decimal Degrees40.68975000, -74.04636667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 41.385', W 74° 2.782'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 41' 23.10" N, 74° 2' 46.92" W
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Area Code(s)718, 212, 917
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 19765 Gift shop pathway, New York NJ 11231, US
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