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 Who wrote the lines of verse inscribed at the base of the statue of liberty?

Answer The lines of verse inscribed at the base of the Statue of Liberty are taken from Emma Lazarus' 1883 poem, "The New Colossus." Lazarus died in 1887 before she could see her lines engraved on the sta... Read More »
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Who wrote the new colossus on the statue of liberty?

Poet and native New Yorker Emma Lazarus wrote the sonnet, "The New Colossus," in 1883 to help raise funds to build the pedestal that supports the Statue of Liberty. The poem was engraved on a bronz... Read More »
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Who wrote the statue of liberty poem?

Emma Lazarus wrote the Statue of Liberty's poem in 1883 as a fundraiser for the project. Its official title is "The New Colossus." The most often quoted phrase from the sonnet is "Give me your tire... Read More »
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Who wrote the inscription on the Statue of Liberty?

An American-born poet, Emma Lazarus, wrote the inscription on the Statue of Liberty. She wrote a sonnet entitled "The New Colossus" in 1883. A portion of it was inscribed onto the statue more than ... Read More »
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Who wrote the words on the statue of liberty?

In 1903 a bronze tablet was affixed to the inside of the statue's pedestal. On it was an 1883 poem titled "The New Colossus" written by Emma Lazarus. On the tablet held by the Statue of Liberty, Ju... Read More »
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