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Daniel Chester French (April 20, 1850 – October 7, 1931) was an American sculptor. His best-known work is the sculpture of a seated Abraham Lincoln (1920)  in Washington, D.C. After a year at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology,  French worked on his father’s farm. You can see that to him, family was very important when […]

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Augustus Saint- Gaudens national historic site

The Saint-Gaudens Memorial is a private, non-profit corporation chartered by the State of New Hampshire in 1919, to preserve and exhibit Saint-Gaudens’ home and studios. The trustees operated the site as a museum from 1927-1965, when they donated the property to the national Park Service. The Memorial continues to play an important role as a […]

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