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Beginning Jan. 23, ANC will suspend application requests for public ceremonies. Requests received prior to Jan. 22 will be processed. We will launch our new online scheduling tool in mid-February.
Architect John L. Smithmeyer designed the marble altar at the center of the original amphitheater. Delivered in time for Decoration Day 1880, the altar featured an etched coat of arms and the words “E Pluribus Unum” (“from many, one”).