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THE VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL

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					REMEMBERING
    THE
VIETNAM WAR
THE VIETNAM VETERANS
      MEMORIAL

     “THE WALL”
THE ORIGIN
     THE COMPETITION
      CRITERIA FOR THE DESIGN
            COMPETITION:

The design must
  1.be reflective and contemplative
  2.be harmonious with the site
  3.be inscribed with the names of the
    dead and missing
  4.make no political statement about war
THE DESIGNER




 MAYA YING LIN
“I had an impulse to
cut open the earth.”




THE DESIGN
THE NAMES
THE CONTROVERSEY
 THE THREE
SERVICEMEN
THE WOMEN’S MEMORIAL
THE OFFERINGS
  THE
LEGACY
  LOCAL
MONUMENTS
THE HIGHGROUND
  THE MILWAUKEE
VETERANS MEMORIAL
REMEMBER

				
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