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Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial

 
 
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By Don Morfe, September 27, 1997
1. Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial Marker
Inscription. Franklin Delano Roosevelt, President of the United States of America, 1933-1945.
In commemoration of his leadership in America’s struggle for peace, well-being and human dignity
Dedicated by President William J. Clinton May 1997.
Funds for the memorial were provided by the Congress of the United States of America on behalf of the nation-special supporting funds were provided by ITT Corporation, Dwayne O. Andreas, Archer Daniels Midland Foundation, Robert S. Strauss, Kovler Family Foundation.
 
Erected 1997.
 
Location. 38° 52.992′ N, 77° 2.592′ W. Marker is in West Potomac Park, District of Columbia, in Washington. Touch for map. These memorial grounds are 7.5 acres and they are administered by the National Park Service. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1850 West Basin Drive SW, Washington DC 20242, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Air Mail (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Gift of Friendship (about 700 feet away); Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); The First Japanese Cherry Trees (approx.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 27, 1997
2. Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
¼ mile away); District of Columbia War Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); A Symbol of International Friendship (approx. ¼ mile away); Japanese Stone Lantern - Lighting the Way (approx. ¼ mile away); District of Columbia World War Memorial (was approx. 0.3 miles away but has been reported missing. ).
 
Also see . . .  Franklin Delano Roosevelt - TheWhiteHouse.gov. (Submitted on November 25, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, World II
 
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 27, 1997
3. Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 27, 1997
4. Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 27, 1997
5. Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 27, 1997
6. Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 23, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 193 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 23, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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