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What does liberty mean to you? Diane von Furstenberg narrates this groundbreaking, limited-series podcast about the often untold stories behind one of the world’s most famous landmarks: the Statue of Liberty. Listen as the sounds of history come to life through the fascinating stories told by historians Alan Kraut and Barry Moreno, and park ranger Melissa Magnuson-Cannady. You’ll learn about the Statue’s evolving meaning, how Joseph Pulitzer saved it from abandon, and how Lady Liberty stirs conversation and controversy. Raising the Torch is a production of the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation in partnership with FRQNCY Media.

Raising the Torch Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation

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    • 3.4, 257 Ratings

What does liberty mean to you? Diane von Furstenberg narrates this groundbreaking, limited-series podcast about the often untold stories behind one of the world’s most famous landmarks: the Statue of Liberty. Listen as the sounds of history come to life through the fascinating stories told by historians Alan Kraut and Barry Moreno, and park ranger Melissa Magnuson-Cannady. You’ll learn about the Statue’s evolving meaning, how Joseph Pulitzer saved it from abandon, and how Lady Liberty stirs conversation and controversy. Raising the Torch is a production of the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation in partnership with FRQNCY Media.

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3.4 out of 5
257 Ratings

257 Ratings

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Facts backstory Enhanced by A Shogun Remorse

I hope that teachers are made aware of this well written, spectacular production. Facts unbeknownst are abundant, just bursting from a fount I never knew. The Backstory is woven into the facts; analogues to a Saturn Ring. One more thing:
Diane von Fürstonberg!!
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Diane von Fürstenberg !!!

Kramniwdog ,

Really great series

I learned a lot of fascinating info about the statue’s history through these digestible and entertaining episodes. Fun sonic experience.

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