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Awakenings: Gateway to America

on October 28, 2012

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The Statue of Liberty celebrated her 100th birthday on October 28, 1986. On that same day in 1886 she was officially accepted by the president of the United States as a gift from the people of France. Read more at Awakenings. . .

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11 responses to “Awakenings: Gateway to America

  1. lgyslaine says:

    this gift was deserved. If I still speak French, it’s a bit thanks to you not? lol

  2. Thanks for reminding us of the Statue’s 100th birthday.

  3. pennycoho says:

    Thanks Sharla, a brilliant piece, really well done!

  4. I think the words on the statue are sublime… give me your huddled masses etc. They warm my heart every time I read them…

  5. What a wonderful reminder and what an important piece of history!

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