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FASHION: 16-year-old Dresses As Every Culture & Counterculture of the Last 100 Years

Have you ever wondered what you might have looked like as a hippie in the 70s or as a flapper in the roaring 20s?

16-year-old Ohio State University student Annalisa Hartlaub has, which is why she created a series of photos that send her back in time to flaunt some of the most notable fashions of the last century.

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June 17, 1885: The Statue of Liberty Arrives in America
On this day in 1885, the Statue of Liberty arrived in New York. France’s gift to America crossed the Atlantic dismantled in crates aboard the French steamer Isère, which nearly sank in a storm during the voyage.
It took a year to completely assemble the statue on Bedloe’s Island, now called Liberty Island. On October 28, 1886, President Grover Cleveland presided over the dedication ceremony.
Check out Ken Burns’s timeline of the construction of Statue of Liberty. 
Photo: Circa 1876 photograph shows the torch and part of the arm of the Statue of Liberty, on display at the 1876 Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia (Library of Congress).

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June 17, 1885: The Statue of Liberty Arrives in America

On this day in 1885, the Statue of Liberty arrived in New York. France’s gift to America crossed the Atlantic dismantled in crates aboard the French steamer Isère, which nearly sank in a storm during the voyage.

It took a year to completely assemble the statue on Bedloe’s Island, now called Liberty Island. On October 28, 1886, President Grover Cleveland presided over the dedication ceremony.

Check out Ken Burns’s timeline of the construction of Statue of Liberty.

Photo: Circa 1876 photograph shows the torch and part of the arm of the Statue of Liberty, on display at the 1876 Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia (Library of Congress).

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