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The Living Memorial: Daniel Chester French’s Lincoln at 100 with Harold Holzer
September 28, 2022 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Harold Holzer, leading historian of Abraham Lincoln and author of the award-winning Monument Man: The Life and Art of Daniel Chester French, explores the 50-year career of the great American sculptor, and his greatest achievement: the iconic Lincoln statue on the National Mall. How did French prepare for his biggest challenge? And how has the Lincoln Memorial achieved immortality in American art, iconography, history, and tradition?
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