• Standing Lincoln by Augustus Saint-Gaudens
  • Standing Lincoln unveiling, SAGA, From behind
  • Saint-Gaudens with Standing Lincoln

    Saint-Gaudens with the completed clay model of the Standing Lincoln in his Cornish studio, 1887

Dedication of the newly-cast Standing Lincoln

 

Prelude music at 1 p.m.
12th N.H. Regiment Serenade Band.

 

The unveiling at 2 p.m.

 

Remarks by

Harold Holzer

Jonathan F. Fanton Director, Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College and author, co-author or editor of 52 books on Lincoln and the Civil War era including Lincoln and the Power of the Press: The War for Public Opinion, winner of the Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize.

Thayer Tolles

Marica F. Vilcek Curator of American Paintings and Sculpture at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Trustee of the Saint-Gaudens Memorial.

 

Refreshments to follow on the lawn.

Please plan to arrive early.  Overflow parking will be at Blow-Me-Down Farm with shuttle service available.