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Philadelphia: "Proclaim LIBERTY throughout the land"

My first return visit to Philadelphia after 30 years away - to work in the Democratic primary - also provides me many photo opportunities.


Now that I am a (very) amateur photographer, I had to do my photo of the Liberty Bell - of course!


The Liberty Bell was ordered for use at the statehouse of Pennsylvania. Whitechapel Bell Foundry in London originally cast the bell. It was recast by.....well....check out the note!


(The bell had its' first crack soon after it was hung and rung!)

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Taken on April 18, 2008