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Randolph Rogers




Abraham Lincoln
Randolph Rogers, 1871
* Statue of Abraham Lincoln
* big seated person, chair, pen and paper, eagles, federal and city seals
* Moved in January 2002 from the middle of Kelly Drive to the North side. The first picture is from the old location.
* inscription:
front:
To Abraham Lincoln from a grateful people
left:
With malice towards none, with charity towards all, with firmness in the right as God gives us to see the right, let us finish the work we are in
back:
Let us here highly resolve that the government of the people. by the people, and for the people shall not perish from this earth
right:
I do order and declare that all persons held as slaves within the states in rebellion are and hence forth shall be free
* Kelly Drive and Sedgely Drive.
* 39.969550,-75.184500 [map]
* On the Kelly Drive tour.
* Exhibits: Moved
* See also:
+wikipedia.org's Abraham Lincoln page

See Also

+wikipedia.org's Randolph Rogers page