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Yuma in Yuma County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

George Washington

 
 
George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 13, 2014
1. George Washington Marker
Inscription.  
[top marker]
This Elm tree planted
in memory of
George Washington
by the
Yuma Chapter D.A.R.
February 5, 1932


[bottom marker]
Rededicated in
celebration of
U.S. Constitution
Bicentennial

1787-1987
Yuma Chapter D.A.R.

 
Erected 1932 by Yuma Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Patriots & Patriotism. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington series lists.
 
Location. 32° 43.411′ N, 114° 37.337′ W. Marker is in Yuma, Arizona, in Yuma County. Marker is at the intersection of West 2nd Street (West Court Street) and South 2nd Avenue, on the left when traveling east on West 2nd Street (West Court Street). Marker is located near the sidewalk at the southeast corner of the Yuma County Courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 250 West 2nd Street, Yuma AZ 85364, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers
George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 13, 2014
2. George Washington Marker
(The subject tree was missing at time of this photo. Google street view shows that a replacement has since been planted.)
are within walking distance of this marker. Yuma County Arizona World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Masonic Temple – Lodge #17 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gandolfo Theater (about 400 feet away); Napoleon House (about 500 feet away); Ghiotto House (about 600 feet away); Robert G. Fowler (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Robert G. Fowler (about 700 feet away); Yuma City Hall (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yuma.
 
George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 13, 2014
3. George Washington Marker
(Yuma County Courthouse in background)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 5, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 31, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 62 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 1, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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