Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

4000-4528 Great River Rd, Clermont, IA 52135, USA

Abraham Lincoln Statue and Park is an historic property located in Clermont, IowaUnited States. The statue was erected in 1902, and the property was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2000.[1] It is also referred to as the Bissell Statue after the artist who created it, George Edwin Bissell. The statue is a duplicate of a statue of Lincoln that was erected in Edinburgh, Scotland. The following inscription is on the statue’s granite base: “Erected in 1902 in memory of soldiers and sailors of the Civil War, 1861-1865.” The statue was dedicated June 19, 1903

Abraham Lincoln was an American lawyer and statesman who served as the 16th president of the United States from 1861 until his assassination in 1865. Lincoln led the nation through the American Civil War, the country’s greatest moral, cultural, constitutional, and political crisis

Actor: Pete Simpson
Written by: George Saunders
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