About Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial

This impressive monument to the only United States president who served four terms illustrates Franklin Delano Roosevelt's 12-year presidency in four rooms and 10 bronze sculptures. The Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial is accented by waterfall and stones engraved with his famous quotations such as "The only thing thing we have to fear is fear itself." The monument dedicated in 1997 by President Bill Clinton was designed by Lawrence Halprin and contains artworks by Leonard Baskin, Neil Estern, Robert Graham, Thomas Hardy, and George Segal.

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Lincoln Memorial

The prominent Washington, D.C. monument honoring United States President Abraham Lincoln is situated on the National Mall and includes a 2,029-foot reflecting pool. Lincoln Memorial designed by architect Henry Bacon, sculptor Daniel Chester French and artist Jules Guerin in Beaux-Arts style was dedicated in 1922. It features a large sculpture of the 16th president encased in an ancient Greek style temple with Lincoln's "Gettysburg Address" and "Second Inaugural Address" engraved in the memorial. The landmark receives more than six million visitors per year and is on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. The Lincoln Memorial is pictured on both the back of the U.S. five dollar bill and penny.

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