Secrets of the Statue of Liberty
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Secrets of the Statue of Liberty

From its mysterious and often mistaken origin to the damage it’s endured over the centuries, today we look at Secrets of the Statue of Liberty Number 10. Assembly Required The Statue of Liberty first arrived from France to New York Harbor via steamship in 1885. Considering the jaw-dropping, sheer size of the statue, it wasn’t […]

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🇱🇻 Latvia’s Statue of Liberty
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🇱🇻 Latvia’s Statue of Liberty

“The monument was physically a rallying point. It was like a magnet that attracted people from all over the country because it was a symbol of Latvia’s past, of our independence, and in the eighties it became the symbol of a hope for the future, that that independence would return.” “Latvian Freedom Monument was built […]

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Waitangi, home of the treaty – Roadside Stories
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Waitangi, home of the treaty – Roadside Stories

[Speech from 1940] On this day we are gathered together at this place to commemorate the greatest event in the annals of New Zealand’s history, the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi. This great document, simple in form, fundamental in application, has stood the test of time in spirit and in letter. It has been […]

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