• Denai Cross

Controversial Lincoln Statue Is Removed in Boston, but Remains in D.C.

Updated: Feb 8

The Emancipation Memorial statue was commissioned and paid for by a group of Black Americans, many of whom were formerly enslaved. But the group did not have a say in the design of the statue; that distinction went to an all-White committee and the artist, Ball, who was White. Read the article for more information on this click.

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