Between 1876 and 1882, the arm of the Statue of Liberty was in Madison Square Park, NY, for fund-raising to complete the Statue. Anyone could pay 50 cents to climb to the torch balcony.
About the author
My name is Greg Nwoko. I am Nigerian, from the royal lineage of Nwoko in Delta State of Nigeria. I have always had a keen interest in history and over time decided to turn my love for collecting historical facts from around the world and create a blog about it. Anyone with a similar interest? Get in here!