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1914-1918 Tribute Trees

 
 
1914-1918 Tribute Trees Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 2014
1. 1914-1918 Tribute Trees Marker
Inscription.
The trees along this parkway have been planted as a tribute of honor and gratitude to the men who served their country in the Great War
Higher public spirit
Better social order
Civic Club
 
Erected by Civic Club.
 
Location. 39° 57.504′ N, 75° 10.273′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker can be reached from Benjamin Franklin Parkway near Logan Square, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19130, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. All Wars Memorial to Colored Soldiers and Sailors (within shouting distance of this marker); Swann Memorial Fountain (within shouting distance of this marker); Aero Memorial Pillar (within shouting distance of this marker); Aero Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); US Sanitary Commission Great Central Fair (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The City Plan of Philadelphia (about 300 feet away); The Franklin National Memorial (about 300 feet away); A Grand Cultural Boulevard (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsWar, World I
 
1914-1918 Tribute Trees along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 2014
2. 1914-1918 Tribute Trees along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 15, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 13, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 13, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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