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2 edition of Visit the Washington Monument found in the catalog.

Visit the Washington Monument

Natalie Joseph

Visit the Washington Monument

by Natalie Joseph

  • 65 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Gareth Stevens Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buildings, structures,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.),
  • Monuments

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementNatalie Joseph
    SeriesLandmarks of liberty
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF203.4.W3 J75 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25018929M
    ISBN 109781433964046, 9781433964060
    LC Control Number2011036112

    This is a neat little book that gives alot of information about the monument. Includes why a monument was built to honor George Washington, what the 50 flags that circle the monument stand for, and why the monument /5. The Washington Monument is an obelisk on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., built to commemorate George Washington, once commander-in-chief of the Continental Army (–), in the American Revolutionary War and the first President of the United States (–). Located almost due east of the Reflecting Pool and the Lincoln Memorial, the monument Location: National Mall, Washington D.C., United States.

      KC and Marshall visit the Washington Monument and the National Zoo, adding a few more places to our to-see list now that we live in the area. Our girls have really enjoyed the books in /5. History. The Monument, a colossal landmark column, was designed by American architect Robert Mills (–), who also designed the later Washington Monument on the National Mall in Washington Designer: Robert Mills.

    The First Washington Monument was completed in and predates the D.C. obelisk by half a century. Rather incredibly, the First Washington Monument was built by local residents in a single day. More than , people visit the Washington Monument each year. This works out to be about 2, people per day, since it is open days per year.


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