... his riven people bending grave, His heart upon the sorrow of the slave, Stands simply strong the kindly man of fate. By war's deep bitterness and brothers' hate Untouched he stands, intent alone to save What God himself and human justice gave, —... Chicago in picture and poetry - Page 155by Horace Spencer Fiske - 1903 - 187 pagesFull view
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Archie Dallas Williams - 1911 - 243 pages
...to save What God Himself and human justice gave; The right of men to freedom's fair estate. In human strength he towers almost divine, His mighty shoulders...— This man that saved a race from slow despair. LINCOLN IN BRONZE Robertus Love (In Lincoln Park, Chicago) HERE do I look upon historic form Fashioned...