REMEMBERING LINCOLN

REMEMBERING LINCOLN

This Washington monument for the 16th president of the United States was designed by Henry Bacon and based on the Greek Pantheon. It took 8 years to complete (1914-1922). When you walk into the central hall of Lincoln Memorial you'll see Lincoln himself, bigger than life, sitting in a chair. I don't like that man. I must get to [...]

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A SHELTER FOR THE LIVERPOOL RAIN

A SHELTER FOR THE LIVERPOOL RAIN

The St. George’s Hall is an amazing landmark with a great porch. It was built between 1841-1854 and is a nice piece of neo-classical architecture. The architects of this beautiful town hall were Harvey Lonsdale Elmes and Charles Robert Cockerell. The central portico has Corinthian columns and the statue on the front steps is of Benjamin Disraeli, [...]