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Charlotte Amalie in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands — The Caribbean (The West Indies)
 

America's First Lady Addressed the People of St. Thomas

(Emancipation Park)

 
 
America's First Lady Addressed the People of St. Thomas Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
1. America's First Lady Addressed the People of St. Thomas Marker
Inscription.  
In Commemoration of the visit
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

 
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. 1.7 miles away); 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.
 
Categories.
America's First Lady Addressed the People of St. Thomas Marker, at leftcenter image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 10, 2011
2. America's First Lady Addressed the People of St. Thomas Marker, at leftcenter
At the St Thomas Bandstand, Emancipation Park
Notable Events
 
America's First Lady in 1965 image. Click for full size.
Official White House Portrait of Claudia "Lady Bird" Johnson. painted by Elizabeth Shoumatoff. White
3. America's First Lady in 1965
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 6, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 22, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 799 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 24, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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