Charlotte Amalie in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands — The Caribbean (The West Indies)
America's First Lady Addressed the People of St. Thomas
to the Virgin Islands
— of —
Mrs. Lyndon Baines Johnson
Here in Emancipation Park on
June 2, 1965
America's First Lady addressed
the people of St. Thomas
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Events.
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. Located in park, between Tolbad Plain and Veterans Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: St Thomas VI 00801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Thomas Community Bandmaster (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); Arthur S. Fairchild (approx. Philanthropy in the National Park Service (approx. 9 miles away); Laurance Rockefeller (approx. 9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlotte Amalie.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 6, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 22, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 816 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 24, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.