When Did The Statue Of Liberty Arrive In New York Harbor? Google Logo Marks Its 130th Anniversary

by Amy Gesenhues
Google is celebrating America’s most famous gift from France today with a logo marking the Statue of Liberty’s arrival in the New York Harbor 130 years ago on June 17, 1885. Standing 111-feet and six-inches tall and weighing 225 tons, Lady Liberty was shipped aboard the French warship Isere to America in 350 individual pieces, packaged in 214 crates.Read the full article