Philadelphia Public Art

Artist: Randolph Rogers

Abraham Lincoln
Randolph Rogers, 1871
* Statue of Abraham Lincoln
* big seated person, chair, quill, book, eagles, federal and city seals
* Moved in January 2002 from the middle of Kelly Drive to the North side.
* inscription:
To Abraham Lincoln from a grateful people
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
Let us here highly resolve that the government of the people. by the people, and for the people shall not perish from this earth
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: New, Moved
* See also:'s Abraham Lincoln page

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