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Jefferson Memorial and Washington Monument, Washington, D.C., circa 1930-1944

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Alternate title:Thomas Jefferson Memorial and Washington Monument, Washington, D.C.
Summary:Color image of the Jefferson Memorial with the Washington Monument in the background. Caption reads: "Thomas Jefferson Memorial and Washington Monument, Washington, D.C." Reverse caption reads: "Thomas Jefferson was president of the United States 1801-09. Before that he was Secretary of State with George Washington, and Vice-President with John Adams. This beautiful memorial to him was designed by John Russell Pope and is located at the south end of the Tidal Basin." Postcard number: 73320.
Creator:Tenschert Photo Co.
Provider:Washington News Company
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States
Place of origin – Region:District of Columbia
Place of origin – Settlement:Washington
Temporal subject: 1921-1930
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:District of Columbia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Washington
Topical subjects:Monuments & memorials
Washington (D.C.)
Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
Thomas Jefferson Memorial (Washington, D.C.)
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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