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The Lincoln Monument at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Springfield, Ill., houses the tomb of the late president and was erected to preserve his legacy.
May 2, 2015 Thousands will honor Lincoln's death in Springfield, Ill. this weekend. Yet, the tomb's caretakers are facing criticism from scholars and are struggling to find funding to maintain the historic site.
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A police officer stands near the statue of the 16th president at the Lincoln Memorial, which was splattered with paint Friday morning.
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July 26, 2013 The vandalism was discovered early Friday. There's paint on the memorial's floor and the base of the statue. It's unknown who did it or how long it will take to clean up.
August 26, 2010 Glenn Beck's "Restoring Honor" rally at the Lincoln Memorial Saturday, will surely be entertainment.
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