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Glen Echo in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Glen Echo Park: Aerial View c. 1954

 
 
Glen Echo Park Aerial View marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, February 18, 2008
1. Glen Echo Park Aerial View marker
Inscription. Among the familiar structures in this aerial photo are old attractions - the Fun House, Coaster Dips, Crystal Pool, and Flying Scooter. Still present in the park today are the Ballroom, the Arcade and the Dentzel Carousel as well as other smaller structures.
 
Erected by National Park Service.
 
Location. 38° 58.044′ N, 77° 8.317′ W. Marker is in Glen Echo, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7300 MacArthur Boulevard, Glen Echo MD 20812, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Glen Echo Park: Protest Years 1960 (here, next to this marker); Glen Echo Park: Spanish Ballroom c. 1943 (here, next to this marker); Glen Echo Park: Chautaugua c. 1891 (here, next to this marker); Glen Echo Park c. 1930 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Glen Echo Park Yurts (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Trolley Returns to Glen Echo (about 300 feet away but has been reported missing); Trolley Parks In America (about 300 feet away); Glen Echo From Past to Present (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Glen Echo.
 
More about this marker. This picture was taken with Elite Chrome 200 and scanned into a JPEG file.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,690 times since then and 12 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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