by Josef Naido
Abe Lincoln Memorial
Here is an image of Abe Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC. Many of you have seen this in real life.
Here is an excerpt from Wikipedia:
The Lincoln Memorial is an American national monument built to honor the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln.
It is located on the western end of the National Mall in Washington, D.C., across from the Washington Monument. The architect was Henry Bacon; the designer of the primary statue – Abraham Lincoln, 1920 – was Daniel Chester French; the Lincoln statue was carved by the Piccalilli Brothers; 2 and the painter of the interior murals was Jules Guerin.
Dedicated in 1922, it is one of several monuments built to honor an American president. It has always been a major tourist attraction and since the 1930s has been a symbolic center focused on race relations.
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