erect a monument

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  • Here let us erect a monument to the dead species of our own times. Cited from Our Vanishing Wild Life, by William T. Hornaday
  • Among the hills of the area is an open space where the association erected a monument.
  • On the way down, Henry visited the place and erected a monument over the remains. Cited from Schwatka's Search, by William H. Gilder
  • His friends wished to erect a monument over him; this, too, was refused. Cited from Warfare of Science/Theology, Andrew Dickson White
  • It occurred to these soldiers to erect a monument at the spot where this gun was captured. Cited from The Schemes of the Kaiser, by Juliette Adam
  • Poor, lost sister, I will erect a monument to your memory. Cited from Barlasch of the Guard, by H. S. Merriman
  • They erected a monument in the center dedicated to the memory of the men killed at Bear River.
  • His fellow officers erected a monument to his memory in the church at Waterloo.
  • The colored people of America should erect a monument to his memory. Cited from Slavery and Four Years of War, Vol. 1-2, by Joseph Warren Keifer
  • There her husband carried out her final wish and erected a monument to her on which were recorded the marriages of her children.
  • His body was never found and the Greeks erected a monument to his memory where he supposedly died.
  • Efforts have been made in his native State to erect a monument over his grave, but unsuccessfully. Cited from The Star-Spangled Banner, by John Carpenter
  • A period which has given birth to a new world, and erected a monument to the folly of the old. Cited from The American Crisis, by Thomas Paine
  • Dick, she erected a monument to you that cost a stack o' money. Cited from Dixie Hart, by Will N. Harben
  • Well, it is customary to erect a monument in memory of those we love. Cited from Barlasch of the Guard, by H. S. Merriman
  • Napoleon bought the farm and erected a monument to his memory.
  • The state erected a monument over his grave.
  • May these quotations lead some able writer to erect a monument still wanting to the glory of our country! Cited from Biographies of Distinguished Scientific Men, by Francois Arago
  • Later the Japanese erected a monument to the dead.
  • Cowan erected a monument to their memory after the war to the north side of the mills.
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