Definition of Lincoln memorial
1. Noun. Memorial building in Washington containing a large marble statue of Abraham Lincoln.
Group relationships: American Capital, Capital Of The United States, Washington, Washington D.c.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Lincoln Memorial
Literary usage of Lincoln memorial
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"lincoln memorial, Washington, D. C, erected in Potomac Park on the axis of the United States capitol and the Washington monument, was commenced on Lincoln's ..."
2. A History of Massachusetts in the Civil War by William Schouler (1868)
"Meeting at Faneuil Hall — Letter of the Governor—Reconstruction—Colonel William S.Lincoln— Memorial Celebration at Harvard — Letter to Mr. Motley, ..."
3. Annual Report of the American Scenic and Historic Preservation Society to by American Scenic and Historic Preservation Society (1912)
"lincoln memorial IN WASHINGTON. In our last Annual Report, at page 508, we expressed approval of the site selected on the banks of the Potomac River in the ..."
4. A List of Lincolniana in the Library of Congress by Library of Congress (1906)
"lincoln memorial: a record of the life, assassination, and obsequies of the mar- ... lincoln memorial association. Valuable collection of autographs and ..."