Why was the Vietnam War Memorial so controversial quizlet?

Why was the Vietnam War Memorial so controversial quizlet?

Why was the Vietnam Way Memorial so controversial? No one wanted the war to happen in the first place, so having a memorial was a constant reminder of the war no one wanted. Many people also blamed the soldier for the war, so a veteran built monument didn't sit so easy.

What material does Maya Lin use?

recycled glass

Why do people leave trinkets at the Vietnam Memorial?

But Vietnam is the only memorial that keeps left items: After learning its lesson with the Vietnam memorial, the Park Service made it a policy to warn visitors at the later Korean War and World War II memorials that anything left behind would be tossed. The agency simply does not have the manpower to keep up.

How does Maya Lin label herself quizlet?

How does Maya Lin label herself? She avoids labeling. Although the Vietnam Veterans Memorial was created to commemorate an event, what other purpose does it serve?

How are the names listed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial?

The names are arranged chronologically by date of casualty. The first names appear at the center of the wall at the top of panel 1E. The panels are filled like pages of a journal listing the men and women's names as they fell.