Emma's Poem

Emma's Poem

The Voice of the Statue of Liberty

Book - 2010
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The story of Emma Lazarus, who, despite her life of privilege, became a tireless advocate for the immigrants who arrived in New York City in the 1880s and wrote a famous poem for the Statue of Liberty.
Publisher: Boston [Mass.] : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, ©2010
ISBN: 9780547171845
Branch Call Number: j BIOGRAPHY 811.4 LAZARUS 2010
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Nivola, Claire A. - Illustrator


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Read about Emma, her work with immigrants in New York, and her poem, The New Colossus, which helped raise money for the statue and is on a plaque at the Statue of Liberty today.

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