by Larry Feldman and Zane Cohen
history of place
In 1922 when the lincoln memorial, although torn by the civil war , america felt united like never before. Martin Luther King spoke a speech, “I Have A Dream” during the civil rights movement here. It created a movement so the racism wouldn't be such a over power in society.
importance to Community:
Contribution to Public
1.It is a huge statue of Abraham Lincoln sitting in a chair with the american flag on his shoulders.
2.it looks like a courthouse
3.big columns in the front of the statue