Originally a gift from the French, the Statue of Liberty now stands as the quintessential symbol of America. Utilizing rare footage and archival photographs, this amazing documentary traces the history of the 300-foot statue that welcomes the world to freedom. Discover the radical techniques used in shaping the external sculpture, Gustave Eiffel's innovative engineering of the internal framework, and the massive feat of transporting the statue to her final resting place overlooking New York harbor.
A look at one of the engineering feats of the 20th century: The Statue of Liberty.
American History |