Port Arthur, Texas: Mini Statue of Liberty

Now appropriately green with age, a nine-foot-tall Statue of Liberty has stood in Port Arthur since 1950.

Lamar State College

1400 Procter St., Port Arthur, TX
Lamar State College. On the east side of Procter St. just south of its intersection with Stilwell Blvd.
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Replica Statue of Liberty.

Mini Statue of Liberty

A much smaller version of the Statue of Liberty stands in front of the Lamar College campus.

[Irwin, 03/24/2013]

The Boy Scouts erected this mini-Liberty on November 11, 1950, as part of its "strengthen the arm of liberty" campaign. There were originally around 200 of these Scout-sponsored mini-Libs scattered across the U.S.; maybe half of them survive.

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