The statue is of a robed female figure representing Libertas, the Roman goddess of freedom, who bears a torch and a tabula ansata (a tablet evoking the law) upon which is inscribed the date of the American Declaration of Independence, July 4, 1776. A broken chain lies at her feet.
Robert Goulet • Jack Kerouac • Henry David Thoreau
Angelina Jolie • Eleuthère Irénée du Pont • William C. Durant
John James Audubon • Rene Gagnon • Matt LeBlanc