Nebraska’s Lincoln Memorial Turns 100

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August 31, 2012 - 11:38am

One hundred years ago, ten thousand people gathered on the west side of the old Nebraska State Capitol building to dedicate a statue of Abraham Lincoln.  The statue – standing in front of a granite wall engraved with the Gettysburg Address – still stands. NET Radio’s Jerry Johnston joined Preservation Architect Matt Hansen outside the capitol to talk about Nebraska’s Lincoln Memorial.

Watch Preservation Architect Matt Hansen speak about the Lincoln Statue to the Preservation Society of Lincoln



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