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Omaha in Douglas County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

First Lady Betty Ford

 
 
First Lady Betty Ford Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 16, 2012
1. First Lady Betty Ford Monument
Inscription.  

Betty Ford
personally dedicated
this Rose Garden
to the People of Omaha
July 12, 1980

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Parks & Recreational AreasWomen. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1854.
 
Location. 41° 14.723′ N, 95° 57.656′ W. Marker is in Omaha, Nebraska, in Douglas County. Marker is on Woolworth Avenue near 32nd Street, on the left when traveling east. Monument is on the grounds of the Gerald Ford Birthsite and Gardens. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3202 Woolworth Avenue, Omaha NE 68105, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. President Gerald R. Ford (a few steps from this marker); The City of Omaha, Nebraska (within shouting distance of this marker); Territory and State of Nebraska (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthsite of Gerald R. Ford (within shouting distance of this marker); Hanscom Park Flower Garden (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hanscom Park Lagoon (approx.
First Lady Betty Ford Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 16, 2012
2. First Lady Betty Ford Monument
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0.3 miles away); Congregation of Israel - 1884 (approx. 1.1 miles away); On The Wings of Angels 9/11 Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Omaha.
 
Also see . . .  Betty Ford Biography. (Submitted on August 2, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
First Lady Betty Ford Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 16, 2012
3. First Lady Betty Ford Marker
First Lady Betty Ford Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 16, 2012
4. First Lady Betty Ford Marker
First Lady Betty Ford Bust image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 16, 2012
5. First Lady Betty Ford Bust
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 2, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 488 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 2, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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