The Lincoln Memorial (Symbols of American Freedom) by Chelsey Hankins

By Chelsey Hankins

Erected as a memorial to the sixteenth president of the us, the Lincoln Memorial grew to become the positioning of key moments in American heritage, relatively throughout the civil rights circulate of the Nineteen Sixties. As Abraham Lincoln made heritage with the Emancipation Proclamation, the monument in-built his honor was once the positioning of Martin Luther King Jr.'s recognized "I Have a Dream" speech. With colour images and illustrations, in addition to direct costs from those that have been there, The Lincoln Memorial explores the monument's development and its importance as a domain of serious occasions in U.S. history.

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