The Southeast Branch is closed August 4 through September 5, 2017 to complete remodeling work. Patrons can pick up items on hold at the L.H. Bluford Branch. The outside book return will remain accessible during this period. Learn More >
This book relays the factual details behind the building and gift of the Statue of Liberty. The narrative provides multiple accounts of the event, and readers learn details from the point of view of a U.S. harbor worker, a French artisan, and a U.S. Reporter. This book offers opportunities to compare and contrast various perspectives in a text while gathering and analyzing information about an historical event.