September 28, 2022 ~ 7:30pm ET
Jennifer Epstein and Bethany Bagent, National Park Service

2022 marks 100 years since the dedication of the Lincoln Memorial. While many would expect the opening of this classical memorial to be a celebration, some attendees felt differently. Join National Mall and Memorial Park rangers for a look at this May 30, 1922 event. Through primary sources, explore this complicated historical moment and see how the meaning of the memorial has evolved over these 100 years. Consider how to use these stories with your students.

Presenter:
Jennifer Epstein and Bethany Bagent, National Park Service