"yo, VIP--let's kick it!" a suburban mother of 4 escapes reality if even for a moment....
history nerd alert! (amy?)i just adored these old photos from how to be a retronaut of the statue of liberty being built.
model of lady liberty:copper workshop:
workshop with different models being constructed:
skeleton & plaster skin:
head on display in paris:assemblage in paris:these pictures were taken by albert fernique and are now in the collection of the new york public library.
really wonderful photos. I've never seen them before.
Thanks for my history lesson today. I appreciate a good historical post.Call me will ya?
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