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The Lincoln Memorial

Author: Kristin L. Nelson

Publisher: LernerClassroom

ISBN: 0761360514

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Describes the significance, history, and construction of the Lincoln Memorial.

The Lincoln Memorial & American Life

Author: Christopher A. Thomas

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 9780691011943

Category: History

Page: 213

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"Because the idea of a memorial to Lincoln raised questions of race, the legacy of the Civil War, and lingering sectional animosities, the project sparked political debate between the legislative and executive branches of government and between political parties. Thomas traces the long and controversial path of the project, ranging from the immediate aftermath of the Civil War through the Progressive era, with its mix of novelty, racism, and imperialism.

What Is Inside the Lincoln Memorial?

Author: Martha E. H. Rustad

Publisher: Millbrook Press

ISBN: 1467765775

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

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Look at that giant statue! What did this person do to earn his own monument in Washington, DC? Join Mr. Williams's class on a field trip to the Lincoln Memorial to find out. Ranger May gives the students a tour, tells them about the Civil War, and talks about how President Abraham Lincoln's ideas still matter to all of us.

Lincoln Memorial

The Story and Design of an American Monument

Author: Jay Sacher

Publisher: Chronicle Books

ISBN: 1452131988

Category: Architecture

Page: 112

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Though Abraham Lincoln remains one of the most beloved figures in American history and millions of people visit the Lincoln Memorial each year, few are familiar with the intriguing stories behind this national monument. In authoritative yet friendly text and handsome watercolor illustrations, this volume reveals fascinating facts about the monument's design and construction, historic events that took place there, and insights into the role this elegant edifice has played in the creation of a national identity. From 19th-century political infighting to Martin Luther King Jr. and beyond, this is a celebration of an iconic American and a famous memorial— and the ideal gift for architecture lovers and history buffs.

The Lincoln Memorial

Author: Deborah Kent

Publisher: Childrens Press

ISBN: 9780516200064

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 30

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Dramatic and defining moments in American history come vividly the life in the Cornerstones of Freedom series.

The Lincoln Memorial

Myths, Legends, and Facts

Author: Katie Clark

Publisher: Capstone

ISBN: 1491402105

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Abraham Lincoln gazes across the Washington Mall, his stone eyes all seeing. A grand memorial commemorating this much loved president is well known but do you know the history behind the monument? Historic, primary source photos and explorative infographics help kids learn even more about this famous memorial.

The Lincoln Memorial, Washington

Author: United States. Office of Public Buildings and Public Parks of the National Capital

Publisher: N.A


Category: Lincoln Memorial (Washington, D.C.)

Page: 94

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The Sound of Freedom

Marian Anderson, the Lincoln Memorial, and the Concert That Awakened America

Author: Raymond Arsenault

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

ISBN: 1608190560

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 320

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Chronicles the landmark 1939 concert, offers insight into the period's racial climate, describes Eleanor Roosevelt's resignation from the DAR for barring Anderson's performances, and pays tribute to the singer's significant contributions.

The Lincoln Memorial


Author: Osborn Hamiline Oldroyd

Publisher: N.A


Category: Dummies (Bookselling)

Page: 571

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The Lincoln Memorial

Author: Marc Tyler Nobleman

Publisher: Capstone

ISBN: 9780756514617

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

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Details the construction of the Lincoln Memorial, built to honor President Abraham Lincoln.

The Lincoln Memorial

Author: Nancy Harris

Publisher: Capstone Classroom

ISBN: 9781432909734

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

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Lincoln Memorial is a Heinemann title.

The Lincoln Memorial

Author: Karen Latchana Kenney

Publisher: ABDO

ISBN: 9781616411510

Category: History

Page: 32

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Explains the creation, history, and meaning of the memorial that represents loyalty to our nation's famous president.

The Lincoln Memorial

Author: Kathleen W. Deady

Publisher: Capstone

ISBN: 9780736811149

Category: History

Page: 24

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Discusses the history of the Lincoln Memorial, its designer, the construction of the monument, its location, and its importance to the people of the United States.

The Lincoln Memorial

Author: Tristan Boyer Binns

Publisher: Heinemann-Raintree Library

ISBN: 9781588101204

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Describes the history and construction of the Lincoln Memorial, and explores its significance and meaning to America's culture and daily life.

The Lincoln Memorial

A 4D Book

Author: Erin Edison

Publisher: Capstone

ISBN: 1543531385

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

View: 5401

The Lincoln Memorial was built to honor our country's 16th president. The marble and limestone memorial sits on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Discover the story behind this famous national landmark. Bring augmented reality to your students by downloading the free Capstone 4D app and scanning for access to an online article, video, and discussion questions.

Our American Cousin

Author: Tom Taylor

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 373262756X

Category: Fiction

Page: 72

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Reproduction of the original.

The Lincoln Memorial Collection

Relics of the War of the Rebellion. Autographs of Soldiers and Sailors and Government Officials

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A



Page: 55

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Photographing Washington D.C. Digital Field Guide

Author: John Healey

Publisher: John Wiley and Sons

ISBN: 9780470635889

Category: Photography

Page: 320

View: 2652

The ideal companion guide for capturing awe-inspiring photos of Washington, D.C.! Whether using a compact camera or a high-end dSLR, this companion guide provides you with detailed information for taking spectacular shots of some of the most recognizable architecture in the world. Whether you aim to capture memorable photos of the White House, U.S. Capitol, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, or one of D.C.'s other many remarkable memorials, this portable resource goes where you go and walks you through valuable tips and techniques for taking the best shot possible. You’ll discover suggested locations for taking photos, recommended equipment, what camera settings to use, best times of day to photograph specific attractions, how to handle weather challenges, and more. In addition, beautiful images of Washington, D.C.'s most breathtaking attractions and recognizable landmarks serve to both inspire and assist you as you embark on an amazing photographic adventure! Elevates your photography skills to a new level with photography secrets from professional photographer John Healey Presents clear, understandable tips and techniques that span all skill levels, using all types of digital cameras, from compact cameras to high end DSLRs Features Washington, D.C.'s main attractions in alphabetical order as well as thumb tabs on the pages so you can quickly and easily access the information you are looking for Shares detailed information and insight on critical topics, such as ideal locations to photograph from, the best time of day to shoot, camera equipment to have handy, weather conditions, and optimal camera settings to consider Whether you're a local familiar with the territory or a visitor seeing our nation's capital for the first time, this handy guide will help capture fantastic photos!

Lincoln Memorial

A Guide to the Lincoln Memorial, District of Columbia

Author: Paul Angle,E. J. Applewhite

Publisher: Government Printing Office

ISBN: 9780912627281

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 48

View: 9371

Presents a description and history of the monument and a brief biography of the man it commemorates.

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