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George Washington

 
 
George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 15, 2017
1. George Washington Marker
Inscription.

George Washington

"George Washington" is a bronze sculpture by Avard T. Fairbanks, Ph.D. (1897-1987). This bronze was donated by Sylvia West Fairbanks and David N.F. Fairbanks, M.D. and Family and was dedicated on this spot on February 16, 1993.
"George Washington" is part of The George Washington University permanent collection.

Oliver T. Carr, Jr.
Chairman of the
Board of Trustees

Nancy Broyhill
Secretary of the
Board of Trustees

Thaddeus A. Lindner
Vice Chairman of the
Board of Trustees

Robert H. Smith
Chairman of the Building
and Grounds Committee

Stephen Joel Trachtenberg
President

 
Erected 1993 by The George Washington University.
 
Location. 38° 54.037′ N, 77° 2.804′ W. Marker is in Foggy Bottom, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of 21st Street Northwest and Eye Street NW, on the right when traveling south on 21st Street Northwest. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20052, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Marquis de Lafayette Hall (a few steps from this marker); Kate Raudenbusch (based New York, NY)
George Washington Marker with Side view of sculpture image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 15, 2017
2. George Washington Marker with Side view of sculpture
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Walter E. Washington Memorial Arch (about 400 feet away); Ingrid Bergman (was about 400 feet away but has been reported missing. ); Home of James Monroe (about 400 feet away); GW's River Horse (about 400 feet away); A Bench By The Road (about 400 feet away); George Gamow (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Foggy Bottom.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicEducation
 
George Washington Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 15, 2017
3. George Washington Sculpture

The
George
Washington
University


Founded
1821
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 18, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 15, 2017, by Devry Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 55 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 15, 2017, by Devry Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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