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Castries, Saint Lucia — Caribbean Region (Lesser Antilles)
 

Sir William Arthur Lewis

 
 
Sir William Arthur Lewis Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J. Makali Bruton, April 10, 2016
1. Sir William Arthur Lewis Marker
Inscription.  
Born in St Lucia January 23, 1915
Nobel Prize
for Economics - 1979
"A country without the Arts
is a cultural desert"
1971 Graduation Address,
U.W.I. Cave Hill
Died June 15, 1991.

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicIndustry & Commerce. A significant historical date for this entry is January 23, 1915.
 
Location. 14° 0.526′ N, 60° 59.441′ W. Marker is in Castries. Marker is on Laborie Street. The marker and monument can be found in Derek Walcott Square in Castries, Saint Lucia. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Castries LC04 301, Saint Lucia. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hon. Derek Alton Walcott (here, next to this marker); Derek Walcott Square (within shouting distance of this marker); World Wars Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Sir John George Melvin Compton (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Jean Baptiste Bideau (about 210 meters away); Simon Bolivar (about 240 meters away); The “Cannon” at Walcott Place
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(approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Holy Trinity Anglican Church Foundation Stone (approx. half a kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Castries.
 
Sir William Arthur Lewis Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J. Makali Bruton, April 10, 2016
2. Sir William Arthur Lewis Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 14, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana. This page has been viewed 517 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 14, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana.

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