05 juillet 2019

Abraham Lincoln Memorial, Washington. D.C.

 Lincoln Memorial   The Lincoln Memorial was built to honour the 16th President of the US, Abraham Lincoln. It is located at the western end of the National Mall, a landscaped park in Washington D.C. This Greek style Memorial was designed by the New York architect Henry Bacon. The 36 majestic columns symbolize the states in the Union at Lincoln's death. The exterior walls are made of white Colarado marble & the interior walls with Indiana limestone. The floor is adorned with pink Tennessee marble & the ceiling... [Lire la suite]
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