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Images of Liberty

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Two symbols of America had their beginnings in Europe: the Liberty Bell, which was made by an English bellmaker and the Statue of Liberty, which was made by Bartholdi, a Frenchman. Reviews the history and significance of both of these well-known symbols.

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Runtime: 14 minutes 40 seconds

Words that read, "Join or die," appear beneath a sketch of a snake cut into 8 segments, with the initials of the first 8 states of the U, S next to each segment. Behind that is a painting of a colonial battle. Caption. The 'Join or Die' flag.
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The green Statue of Liberty seen from below against a bright sky. Caption. Her lamp held high as a welcoming light of hope.
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Grade Level: 3 - 8
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