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Charlotte Amalie in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands — The Caribbean (The West Indies)
 

St. Thomas Community Bandmaster

 
 
St. Thomas Community Bandmaster Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
1. St. Thomas Community Bandmaster Marker
Inscription.
1904  1969
This Bandstand is Dedicated
to the memory of
David E. Monsanto
Bandmaster
St. Thomas Community Band
1935 - 1969

Pursuant to the Act. No. 2804 Bill No. 4534
8th Legislature of the V.I. of the U.S.

His was a life of unselfish effort
and generosity. He was a leader.
A gentleman, and a friend ......
His memory is cherished.

 
Location. 18° 20.467′ N, 64° 55.814′ W. Marker is in Charlotte Amalie, Virgin Islands, in St. Thomas. Marker is on Fort Strade, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Located in Emancipation Park, between Tolbad Plain and Veterans Drive. Marker is in this post office area: St Thomas VI 00801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. America's First Lady Addressed the People of St. Thomas (here, next to this marker); St. Thomas' Liberty Bell Reproduction: (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Christian (within shouting distance of this marker); Frederick Lutheran Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Skytsborg (approx. 0.2 miles away);
St. Thomas Community Bandmaster Marker (r) and Bandstand, as mentioned in Emancipation Park image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 10, 2011
2. St. Thomas Community Bandmaster Marker (r) and Bandstand, as mentioned in Emancipation Park
Arthur S. Fairchild (approx. 1.7 miles away); Philanthropy in the National Park Service (approx. 9 miles away); Laurance Rockefeller (approx. 9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Charlotte Amalie.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 547 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on October 6, 2016.
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