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Lincoln Memorial Wreath Feb. 12, 2006

Lincoln Memorial Wreath Feb. 12, 2006

The Lincoln Memorial was dedicated in May 1922. About 50,000 people came for the dedication ceremony to join the president's son, Robert Todd Lincoln, President Warren Harding, and former President and Chief Justice William Howard Taft. On Feb. 12, 2006, the Illinois State Society of Washington, DC presented this wreath with US and Illinois flags to commemorate the 197th birthday of The Great Emancipator.

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