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17173 Lincoln Monument Did you know that a monument to
Abraham Lincoln was proposed for the Capitol grounds in
1867, but never built? This stereoview shows a rendering of the
statue by Clark Mills, which depicts Lincoln signing the
Emancipation Proclamation. The National Park Service states
that: "Although a national fund-raising effort was begun, for
political and practical reasons, the Association and Mills never
finished this monument." A rare stereoview  $175