Photos: Statue of Liberty's illustrious history

Members of the Old Guard attend the reopening ceremony of the Statue of Liberty in New York on Thursday, July 4. It had been closed to the public since October 29, 2012, because of damage from Superstorm Sandy.

Members of the Old Guard attend the reopening ceremony of the Statue of Liberty in New York on Thursday, July 4. It had been closed to the public since October 29, 2012, because of damage from Superstorm Sandy.