Stock Photo Description: Stock photo of the Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site near Hodgenville, Kentucky, taken inside the memorial building, showing a replica of the cabin Abraham Lincoln was born in. The memorial was established as a national park in 1916, and designated as a National Historical site in 1959. The building is symbolic, featuring 16 windows, 16 rosettes on the ceiling, and 16 fence poles, representing Lincoln being the 16th president. 56 steps, one for every year representing his age at the time of his death, lead up to the memorial.Beginning February 12, 2008, the Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site will host the starting event for the nation's celebration of the 200th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's life. The Lincoln Bicentennial will run from February 12, 2008 through February 12, 2010.
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Stock Photo of a Replica of Abraham Lincoln's Birthplace Cabin