Land Grant Frescoes Lincoln Panel closeup

Land Grant Frescoes Lincoln Panel closeup

Land Grant Frescoes Lincoln Panel closeup

A closeup of the north panel of Penn State's Land-Grant Frescoes shows a larger-than-life President Abraham Lincoln, presenting a student with a young sapling. Muralist Henry Varnum Poor saw in Lincoln the hope and promise of a new kind of higher education.

IMAGE: Patrick Mansell