The Piccirilli Studio: Public Sculpture For the Nation

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(National Archives). In this remarkable photo the carved blocks of marble are being assembled to form the powerful and dramatic Lincoln Memorial. The man in the black coat and hat in the foreground is Getulio - the brother in charge of carving the Lincoln. We don't know the identity of the other men.

Last modified: Oct 25, 2011

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