ERIC Number: ED314312
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: N/A
A Resource Guide for Celebrating the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, 1986. Bulletin 1783.
Kerr, Myrtle; Cookston, James S.
Compiled to help celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Statue of Liberty, this selection of books, periodicals, audiovisuals, and other educational resources was intended to help stimulate discussion, promote projects, and create awareness of the Statue of Liberty Centennial. Listed are 24 books, 18 magazine articles, and 3 films about the Statue of Liberty; 39 books and 4 audiovisuals about Ellis Island and immigration; and other resources including institutions, other audiovisuals, and Louisiana State Department of Education resources. The poem by Emma Lazarus that is inscribed on a plaque attached to the pedestal of the statue and some interesting facts about the Statue of Liberty, (it weighs as much as a herd of 45 full-grown elephants, or 225 tons) are included. (JB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge.