Other Title:
Lincoln Memorial in Washington
Authors:
Concklin, Edward Franklin, Nicolay, Helen, United States., Office of Public Buildings and Public Parks of the National Capital.
Other Authors:
Concklin, Edward Franklin, 1850-1937.
Item ID:
71200908410931; 71201900100026
Publisher:
Washington : U.S. G.P.O., 1927.
Call Number:
F203.4.L73 U7
Physical Description:
vi, 94 p., ca. [61] p. of plates : ill., ports., plans ; 30 cm.
Topic:
Lincoln Memorial (Washington, D.C.) -- History.
Memorials -- Washington (D.C.) -- History.
National parks and reserves -- Washington (D.C.)
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Monuments -- Washington (D.C.)
Washington (D.C.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Note:
CLICK ON WEB ADDRESS TO REACH THIS DOCUMENT.; Lincoln: a sketch / Helen Nicolay -- The inception and history of the Lincoln Memorial, including an account of the Lincoln Memorial Commission -- Report of Commission of Fine Arts recommending site -- The architecture of the Lincoln Memorial / Henry Bacon -- The statue -- The interior decorations -- The memorial addresses -- The exterior decorations -- The landscape architectural treatment and the reflecting pool / Irving W. Payne -- The site of the Lincoln Memorial in West Potomac Park -- The foundations of the Lincoln Memorial / Douglas L. Weart -- Chronological history of the construction work -- Laying the corner stone -- Appropriations -- Contracts -- The dedication -- The administration and guarding of the Memorial -- The Arlington Memorial Bridge.; History of the memorial and account of its construction, with a sketch of Lincoln by Helen Nicolay.; Book, bound in cloth, with gold lettering and borders on front cover and spine.; Copy 2: Copy owned by Helen Nicolay, name stamped in gold on front cover; includes three letters to Nicolay regarding her introductory essay and presentation of her personal copy.
OCLC Number:
ocm03701923
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
Category:
Books & Pamphlets