Presentation on theme: "U.S. Symbols By: Colleen And Julia. What am I ?? I am in the black hills of South Dakota. I was created by Gutzon Borglum in 1927. I am a 6,200 foot mountain."— Presentation transcript:
What Am I ?? I am made of copper sheets with an iron frame work. I am 305 feet tall. I stand for the symbol of freedom. I am located in New York harbor. My crown stands for the seven seas and continents.
What Am I ?? I am a figure symbolizing the U.S.A. I was named after Samuel Wilson. In 1961 Congress passed a resolution that inspired Samuel Wilson to be _________ I am in a poster designed for World war 1.
What Am I ?? The image of me can be found in many places in the U.S.A. I symbolize Strength,Courage and Freedom. The founding fathers wanted to choose an animal that was unique to the United states. I was made the national bird of the United states in 1782. I have a white tail and a white head.
What Am I ?? I am located on the national mall in Washington D.C. I represent the union. The names of the 48 states are carved in me. I face the Washington monument and the capitol. In my chamber there is a statue of Lincoln.
What Am I ?? I am built on a hill popularly called Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. I am 287 ft. tall In March 1792 a design contest was announced to design me. I have an iron dome with a statue of a woman representing freedom I am all white.
What Am I ?? I have had many changes since the first of me. The blue on me Signifies Vigilance, perseverance, and justice. The red on me signifies valor and bravery. The white on me signifies purity and innocence. I have 50 stars and 13 stripes.
What Am I ?? I am one of the most popular tourists attractions in the country. I have six floors, two basements, a public floor, and two floors for the first family. I am located at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington D.C. I have an East room, a green room, a blue room, a red room, and a state dining room. I have been the official residents of all the presidents of the U.S.A. with the exception of George Washington.