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Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Office of a President

Dwight D. Eisenhower

 
 
The Office of a President Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 27, 2010
1. The Office of a President Memorial
Inscription.
After leaving office in 1961,
President Dwight D. Eisenhower
retired to his Gettysburg farm and
became a Gettysburg College trustee.
He wrote his memoirs in an office
in the house that stands before you.
Gettysburg College founded 1832


(Lower Side):
In memory of
Delwin K. Gustafson
Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid
from 1967 - 1998
given by
family, friends, and colleagues

 
Location. 39° 50.113′ N, 77° 13.885′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of West Stevens Street and Carlisle Street (Business U.S. 15), on the right when traveling west on West Stevens Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dwight D. Eisenhower (a few steps from this marker); Stevens Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The Founding of Gettysburg College (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Eddie Plank (1875-1926) (about 400 feet away); Daniel Alexander Payne (about 600 feet away); Battery K, First Ohio Light Artillery
Lower Portion of Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 27, 2010
2. Lower Portion of Memorial
(about 600 feet away); Gettysburg College Rooted in History (about 600 feet away); The Battle Arrives (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Categories. EducationNotable Persons
 
The Office of a President Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 27, 2010
3. The Office of a President Memorial
Office Used by President Eisenhower image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, March 27, 2010
4. Office Used by President Eisenhower
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 511 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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