National monument sentence example

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  • The national monument to the Forefathers, designed by Hammatt Billings, and dedicated on the 1st of August 1889, thirty years after its corner-stone was laid, stands in the northern part of the town.
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  • The stateliest is the national monument to commemorate the victory of Waterloo, originally intended to be a reproduction of the Parthenon.
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  • Encamping in the neighbourhood of the Abbey Craig - on which now stands the national monument to his memory - he watched the passage of the Forth.
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  • The monastery became a national monument and the monks were recognized as custodians.
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  • to the east is the sanctuary of Vico, a church designed by Ascanio Vittozzi in 1596 and crowned by a famous dome (1730-1748), which has been declared a national monument.
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  • In 1843 the Certosa was restored to the Carthusians and was exempted from confiscation in 1866, but it has since been declared a national monument.
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  • In 1833 the Washington National Monument Society was formed and a popular subscription was taken.
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  • Harvey, History of the Washington Monument and the National Monument Society (Washington, 1903).
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  • His vast collection of sources (Rerum Italicarum scriptores), prepared amid every discouragement, remains to-day the national monument of Italian history; and it is but one of his collections.
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  • of the town known as the Castle Hill, which also contains the Welsh national monument to Albert, prince consort, an immense statue and pedestal of white marble erected in 1865.
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  • battlefield preserved as a national monument?
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  • See the quarry where many dinosaur fossils were unearthed at the dinosaur fossils were unearthed at the Dinosaur National Monument.
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  • See the quarry where many dinosaur fossils were unearthed at the Dinosaur National Monument.
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  • An important national monument is the 16th-century That Luang (Royal Stupa) that symbolizes Buddhist and Lao union.
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  • preserved as a national monument?
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  • The monastery of Monte Oliveto Maggiore is an extensive building of considerable artistic interest, enhanced by frescoes of Signorelli and Sodoma; it is now a national monument occupied by two or three monks as custodians, though it could accommodate three hundred.
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  • Today, this 16th century fortress is a national monument and visitors can climb over its ramparts and tour its well-preserved living quarters.
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  • The statue was declared a national monument in 1924 and the statue went under major restoration from 1982 to 1986, reopening for the statue’s centennial.
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