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The Public Historian (2021) 43 (2): 63–80.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Mairi Cowan; Christoph Richter The “Faro a Colón,” or “Columbus Lighthouse,” is perhaps the largest memorial to Christopher Columbus in the world. Inaugurated in 1992 as a celebration of the five-hundredth anniversary of Columbus’s first arrival in the Americas, it is visible throughout much...
The Public Historian (2020) 42 (2): 101–123.
Published: 07 May 2020
...Michael A. Capps Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial is an example of one memorial site that has successfully managed to retain relevance for nearly one hundred years by adapting to changes in scholarship and the expectations of its visitors. Initially created as a purely commemorative site, it has...
The Public Historian (2012) 34 (1): 61–82.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Suhi Choi Since its fiftieth anniversary, memorialization of the Korean War has taken place in towns and cities across the United States. As a case study of this belated memory boom, this essay looks at the Utah Korean War Memorial, erected by local veterans in 2003 at Memory Grove Park, Salt Lake...