• The First Lincoln Memorial

    Abraham Lincoln Birthplace

    National Historical Park Kentucky

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March 10, 2014
Abraham Lincoln Birthplace NHP Creates Local Economic Benefit
Tourism to Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park creates over $9 million in economic benefit and supports 137 jobs in local economy.

Did You Know?

A picture of a certificate received by those who made donations to the Lincoln Farm Association

Over 100,000 people donated around $350,000 to the Lincoln Farm Association to help build the Memorial Building and for the development of the birthplace site. These funds were obtained by popular subscription from citizens of the north and south, businesses, banks, and especially school children.