Statue of Liberty – New York * 7 rays on crown represent 7continents *tablet: July 4, 1776 *nose: 4.5 ‘ long Given to us by France in 1886.
Emma Lazarus… “Give me your tired, your poor, You huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!” This is found at the base of the Statue of Liberty in New York City.
Immigrants greatest challenge? Finding work: unskilled workers who unloaded cargo/dug ditches, steel mills laborers that sometimes worked 7 days a week/12 hrs. a day
sweatshops garment factories that were unclean, noisy and crowded low wages, long hours, hazardous work