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Full Name: Emma Lazarus
Biography:
(1849-1887) Poet. Emma Lazarus was born and lived near Union Square in Manhattan, New York.
Author's Timeline:
1849 New York County
Emma Lazarus was born near Union Square in Manhattan, New York in 1849.  
1883 (Unknown) County
The New Colossus
This poem is inscribed on the base of the Statue of Liberty. 
1887 New York County
Emma Lazarus died in New York, New York in 1887. 
1887 Queens County
Emma Lazarus is interred in the Beth Olom Cemetery, Queens, New York. 
1886 (Unknown) County
Poems and Translations
Poetry collection. 
1871 (Unknown) County
Admetus and Other Poems
Poetry. 
1876 (Unknown) County
The Spagnoletto: A Drama in Verse
Poetry. 
1882 (Unknown) County
Songs of a Semite
Poetry. 
1874 (Unknown) County
Alide: An Episode in Goethe's Life
Novel. 
? New York County
Lazarus lived near Union Square in Manhattan, New York.  

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