Statue Of Freedom, Publication 104-40.

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The Statue of Freedom. [United States. Architect of the Capitol.;] Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: 1 folded sheet (8 pages): illustrations ; 22 x 9 cm: Series Title: S. pub., Responsibility: prepared by the Architect of the Capitol.

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Army encampments protecting the capital during the Civil War. It marked the end of a tumultuous journey for the statue, which had at points been waylaid on its journey from. This is the story of how Philip, a slave, came to supervise the bronze casting of The Statue of Freedom while enduring the disappointments of American slavery.

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Earlier, a contract dispute had threatened to halt the project’s progress until Reid determined how to complete the complicated casting of the statue. As a result, he oversaw the remainder of the its construction.

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The statue of Freedom was cast from Crawford’s plaster model at Clark Mills’s foundry in the District of Columbia. After an Italian craftsman in demanded more money for the job, Mills turned to one of his slaves, Philip Reid, to separate the five sections of the plaster model.

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