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Marian Anderson’s Concert Dress Goes on View in DC

By Brett Zongker | Friday Apr 11, 2014
For the first time, the dress Marian Anderson wore to sing at the Lincoln Memorial 75 years ago after being denied access to a Washington concert hall because she was black, is going on display at the Smithsonian.

A Lincoln-Inspired Visit to Washington DC

By Beth J. Harpaz | Tuesday Feb 12, 2013
Today President Abraham Lincoln would have been 204 years old. Whether you’re interested in Lincoln the president or "Lincoln" the movie, Washington is a thrilling destination to discover one of our country’s most iconic figures.
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