The History of the Lincoln Memorial Shrine The Lincoln Memorial Shrine was originally designed in an octagon shape by noted Southern California architect Elmer Grey in 1932. The construction of reinforced concrete was faced with Bedford Indiana limes...Read more
February 12, 2016 saw the 84th annual Watchorn Lincoln Dinner, sponsored by the Watchorn Lincoln Memorial Association and held at University of Redlands Orton Center.  Edward L. Ayers, noted historian and President Emeritus of University of Richmon...Read more
The Lincoln Memorial Association, part of the Watchorn Lincoln Memorial Association, is a support organization of the Lincoln Memorial Shrine.  In addition to the LMA Newsletter, a contribution to the LMA entitles members to discounted seats for the...Read more
  • The Lincoln Memorial Shrine is a unit of the Special Collections Division of A.K. Smiley Public Library. The Watchorn Lincoln Memorial Association, a 501 (c)3 tax deductible organization oversees the WLMA endowment.