Latest Statue of Liberty Stories

2011-07-01 10:00:00

NEW YORK, July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On the eve of Independence Day weekend, The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation announced today a contribution from AT&T* for $50,000 that will be directed toward a significant expansion of the Ellis Island Immigration Museum, to be called the "Peopling of America® Center." Due to be completed in early 2013, the Peopling of America Center will enlarge the story currently told of the Ellis Island Era (1892-1954) to include the breadth of...

2011-05-13 09:48:00

NEW YORK, May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Freedom will ring, thunder and boom this summer as Macy's 4th of July Fireworks®, the nation's largest display of patriotic firepower returns to celebrate Independence Day.

2010-12-09 10:45:00

Forever Stamps are Now Available on Coils WASHINGTON, Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Business mailers across the nation will receive a special holiday gift from the U.S.

2010-11-10 09:50:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Elie Hirschfeld, President and CEO of Hirschfeld Properties LLC and avid art collector, recently acquired the bronze sculpture of the Statue of Liberty by French artist Arman (1928-2005) through Christie's New York.

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