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Encyclopedia > Reflecting pool
One famous reflecting pool lies between the Lincoln Memorial and the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C..
One famous reflecting pool lies between the Lincoln Memorial and the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C..

A reflecting pool is a structure often used in memorials. It generally consists of a shallow pool of water, usually quite calm. It is designed to inspire solemnity and, as its name implies, reflection. Notable reflecting pools include: Download high resolution version (1575x1167, 556 KB) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Download high resolution version (1575x1167, 556 KB) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... The Lincoln Memorial, on the extended axis of the National Mall in Washington, D.C., is a United States Presidential Memorial built to honor President Abraham Lincoln. ... The Washington Monument at dusk For other Washington Monuments, see Washington Monuments (world). ... Nickname: DC, The District Motto: Justitia Omnibus (Justice for All) Location of Washington, D.C., in relation to the states Maryland and Virginia Coordinates: Country United States Federal District District of Columbia Government  - Mayor Adrian M. Fenty (D)  - City Council Chairperson: Vincent C. Gray (D) Ward 1: Jim Graham (D... Impact of a drop of water Water is a chemical substance that is essential to all known forms of life. ...

Additional reflection pools are shown in the gallery below. The MLK National Historic Site honors the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. ... Nickname: Hotlanta, The Big Peach, The ATL, A-Town Location in Fulton and DeKalb Counties in the state of Georgia Coordinates: Country United States State Georgia Counties Fulton, DeKalb Government  - Mayor Shirley Franklin (D) Area  - City  132. ... Martin Luther King Jr. ... The Oklahoma City National Memorial site including the memorial chairs, the north Gate of Time, Reflecting Pool, and Survivor Tree Flowers and personal items are left on several of the 168 memorial chairs at the Oklahoma City National Memorial on the 10th anniversary of the bombing of the Alfred P... The Oklahoma City bombing was a terrorist attack on April 19, 1995 aimed at the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building, a U.S. government office complex in downtown Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. ... The Lincoln Memorial, on the extended axis of the National Mall in Washington, D.C., is a United States Presidential Memorial built to honor President Abraham Lincoln. ... The Washington Monument at dusk For other Washington Monuments, see Washington Monuments (world). ... Nickname: DC, The District Motto: Justitia Omnibus (Justice for All) Location of Washington, D.C., in relation to the states Maryland and Virginia Coordinates: Country United States Federal District District of Columbia Government  - Mayor Adrian M. Fenty (D)  - City Council Chairperson: Vincent C. Gray (D) Ward 1: Jim Graham (D... The University of Notre Dame IPA: is a Roman Catholic institution located in Notre Dame, Indiana, immediately northeast of South Bend, Indiana, United States. ... The Rev. ... Mosaic is the art of decoration with small pieces of colored glass, stone or other material. ...


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