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Woldenberg Riverfront Park

Malcolm Woldenberg 1896-1982

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, December 22, 2011
1. Woldenberg Riverfront Park Marker
Inscription. Malcolm Woldenberg, one of Louisiana’s greatest philanthropists of the 20th century, dedicated his wealth to helping local, national, and international charities in aid of the elderly, children’s health, education, the worldwide Jewish community, and the arts. Mal was a charismatic yet humble man who also gave his love and time to many. He had a particular fondness for New Orleans where he was a successful entrepreneur leaving a legacy of caring and confidence to the City of New Orleans.
 
Location. 29° 57.409′ N, 90° 3.746′ W. Marker is in New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker can be reached from Decatur Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 700 Decatur Street, New Orleans LA 70130, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Steamer New Orleans (a few steps from this marker); The Washington Artillery Park (within shouting distance of this marker); New Orleans (within shouting distance of this marker); Café Du Monde (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Literary Landmark (about 400 feet away); Jackson Square - Vieux Carré (about 400 feet away); Upper Pontabla Building (about 500 feet away); The Cabildo (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in New Orleans.
 
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Woldenberg Riverfront Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 22, 2011
2. Woldenberg Riverfront Park Marker
Woldenberg Riverfront Park image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 2, 2012
3. Woldenberg Riverfront Park
is dedicated to the memory of
Malcolm Woldenberg
who prospered in New Orleans
and left a legacy
of caring and of confidence
in the City of New Orleans.
Woldenberg Riverfront Park image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 2, 2012
4. Woldenberg Riverfront Park
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 413 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.   3, 4. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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