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Newport in Newport County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Eisenhower Park

 
 
Eisenhower Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 8, 2011
1. Eisenhower Park Marker
Inscription.
Named in honor of
Dwight D. Eisenhower
President of the
United States
1953 – 1961

Dedicated   22 July 1960

 
Erected 1960.
 
Location. 41° 29.398′ N, 71° 18.831′ W. Marker is in Newport, Rhode Island, in Newport County. Marker is on Washington Square, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newport RI 02840, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington Square (a few steps from this marker); Perry (within shouting distance of this marker); The Colony House (within shouting distance of this marker); Wilbour-Ellery House (within shouting distance of this marker); Buliod-Perry House (within shouting distance of this marker); Old State House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Colony House / The State House (within shouting distance of this marker); The New Jersey House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Newport.
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Eisenhower Park Marker (rear view) image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 8, 2011
2. Eisenhower Park Marker (rear view)
The insignia of a five star general, Ike's rank, appears on the reverse of the marker.
Marker in Washington Square image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 8, 2011
3. Marker in Washington Square
Marker is located in front of the Florence K. Murray Judicial Complex, seen in the background.
Eisenhower Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 8, 2011
4. Eisenhower Park Marker
A statue of Rhode Island native and Hero of the Battle of Lake Erie, Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, can be seen beyond the marker.
Eisenhower Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 8, 2011
5. Eisenhower Park Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 334 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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