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Coulee City in Grant County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
 

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

Presidential Visit

 

ó August 4, 1934 ó

 
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 22, 1997
1. Franklin Delano Roosevelt Marker
Inscription.  Near this site President Roosevelt, accompanied by Mrs. Roosevelt delivered the address dedicating Grand Coulee Dam. Nearly 20,000 people attended the ceremony which was preceded by an inspection of the damís construction.
 
Location. 47° 57.618′ N, 118° 59.196′ W. Marker is in Coulee City, Washington, in Grant County. Marker can be reached from State Highway 155, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is near the Grand Coulee Dam Visitor Center. Marker is in this post office area: Coulee City WA 99115, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grand Coulee Dam (here, next to this marker); Welcome to Grand Coulee Dam (a few steps from this marker); History of the Steamboat Rock Area (approx. 9 miles away).
 
Categories. Notable Places
 
Inside the visitor center-Franklin Delano Roosevelt wheel chair image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 22, 1997
2. Inside the visitor center-Franklin Delano Roosevelt wheel chair
Grand Coulee Dam image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 22, 1997
3. Grand Coulee Dam
Lake Rooselvelt National Recreation Area Headquarters image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 22, 1997
4. Lake Rooselvelt National Recreation Area Headquarters
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 21, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 185 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 21, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
 
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