October 2000 - Is There a Black Statue of Liberty in Paris?
A rumor circulating on the Internet claims that the model of the Statue of Liberty was a black woman: "During my visit to France I saw the original Statue of Liberty…The statue in France is Black…The Statue of Liberty was originally a Black woman, but…it was because the model was Black." Discover Paris! has put its staff to work to shed light on the accuracy of this story. This month's newsletter gives their in-depth report.
Paris Panorama Newsletters for 2000
- December 2000 - A Very Merry Paris Christmas!
- November 2000 - Bonne Anniversaire, le Metro!
- October 2000 - Is There a Black Statue of Liberty in Paris?
- September 2000 - Old-fashioned Hospitality and Great Food - Le Refuge du Passe
- August 2000 - For The Love Of Chocolate
- July 2000 - National Heritage Days - Open House in France
- June 2000 - Gay Paris - Le Quartier Sainte-Anne
- May 2000 - The Champs-Elysées - Quintessential Paris
- April 2000 - Adventure Travel In and Around Paris
- March 2000 - Summer Sizzles in Paris
- February 2000 - African Americans in Paris - 200 Years of History