by:johana martinez

The liberty bell

why the liberty bell is important

The liberty bell gained iconic importance when abolitionists in their efforts to put an stop to slavery throughout america adopt it as a symbol

what are some important facts

1.The bell cracked during a test ringing

2.The bell again cracked on July 8, 1835,while being rung at the funeral of john marshall

3.The crack's are 24.5 inches long @1,2 inches wide

other thing you may not know

1. The liberty bell is 70% copper @, 25% tin

2.The bell was orginally called the state house bell or the province the bell first got called the liberty bell around 1839