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A mini replica of the French-designed Statue of Liberty will reach the U.S. on July 1. Here, the statue awaits its move in Paris on Monday. Francois Mori/AP hide caption

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Olasupo Shashore, an author and historian and former attorney general in Lagos State, produced and narrated the new Netflix documentary series Journey of an African Colony: The Making of Nigeria. He's shown above in Lagos, Nigeria. Quramo Productions hide caption

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Tourists look up to the Capitol Rotunda as they stand in front of John Trumbull's Declaration of Independence painting on March 10, 2014. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc./Getty Images hide caption

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A July 4 Tradition: NPR Reads The Declaration Of Independence

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Students march during the celebration of Ghana's 60 years of independence on March 6 in Accra. Cristina Aldehuela/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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She's open for visitors again. Reena Rose Sibayan/The Jersey Journal/Landov hide caption

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