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Near Whiskeytown in Shasta County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Kennedy Memorial

 
 
Kennedy Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, May 8, 2008
1. Kennedy Memorial Marker
Inscription. [President John F. Kennedy dedicated the Clair A. Hill Whiskeytown Dam on September 28, 1963]

Kennedy Memorial
Plaque
Donated by a Committee of Citizens
Redding – California
Artist – R. Ciabani

 
Location. 40° 36.027′ N, 122° 32.13′ W. Marker is near Whiskeytown, California, in Shasta County. Marker is on Kennedy Memorial Drive, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. The Memorial is located at the Whiskeytown Lake Visitors Center at the Clair A. Hill Whiskeytown Dam. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14412 Kennedy Memorial Drive, Whiskeytown CA 96095, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Central Valley Project (here, next to this marker); A Matter of Balance (within shouting distance of this marker); The Glory Hole (within shouting distance of this marker); A Matter of Progress (within shouting distance of this marker); Pioneer Baby's Grave (approx. 1.9 miles away); Shasta (approx. 2.3 miles away); Shasta County Court House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Gallows (approx. 2.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Whiskeytown.
 
Also see . . .
Kennedy Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, May 8, 2008
2. Kennedy Memorial

1. Clair A. Hill. The Whiskeytown Dam was dedicated as the Clair A. Hill - Whiskeytown Dam. (Submitted on December 14, 2008.) 

2. John F. Kennedy. (Submitted on December 15, 2008.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyMan-Made FeaturesWaterways & Vessels
 
Close-up of Panel - Center image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, May 8, 2008
3. Close-up of Panel - Center
Close-Up of Panel - Upper Left Corner image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, May 8, 2008
4. Close-Up of Panel - Upper Left Corner
Close-Up of Panel - Lower Left Corner image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, May 8, 2008
5. Close-Up of Panel - Lower Left Corner
Civil Rights
Close-Up of Panel - To the Left of the Center Panel image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, May 8, 2008
6. Close-Up of Panel - To the Left of the Center Panel
Close-Up of Panel - Upper Right Corner image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, May 8, 2008
7. Close-Up of Panel - Upper Right Corner
Defense of Liberty
Close-Up of Panel - Lower Right Corner image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, May 8, 2008
8. Close-Up of Panel - Lower Right Corner
1917 - 1963
Dedicated Whiskeytown Dam
September 28, 1963
IN MEMORIAM
Kennedy Memorial - Audio image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, May 8, 2008
9. Kennedy Memorial - Audio
Whiskeytown Dam was Dedicated by President John F. Kennedy on September 28, 1963, at this site.

Press the button to hear excerpts from the President's Dedication Speech.
The Clair A. Hill Whiskeytown Dam image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, May 8, 2008
10. The Clair A. Hill Whiskeytown Dam
 
 
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