For the Love of Liberty

April 2004
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;4/23/2004, Vol. 73 Issue 24, p3
Presents information on the Statue of Liberty in New York City. Reason for closing the Statue of Liberty to visitors; Height of the statue; Safety measures taken by a group that cares for the statue.


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