Emma Lazarus

Emma Lazarus (HMXMI)

Location: New York, NY 10004 New York County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 41.393', W 74° 2.68'

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(1849 - 1887)

In 1883 this American poet and essayist wrote "The New Colossus" to aid the Pedestal Fund Campaign. Twenty years later her sonnet was cast in bronze and placed inside the Statue's pedestal.
"Give me your tired, your poor, . . "

Donated by
Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Rogoway
Philip Rathner - Sculptor
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series
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Date Added Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 2:20pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 580720 N 4504770
Decimal Degrees40.68988333, -74.04466667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 41.393', W 74° 2.68'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 41' 23.58" N, 74° 2' 40.80" W
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Area Code(s)212, 917, 646, 516, 347,
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1 Liberty Island, New York NY 10004, US
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