Washington Monument

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Description

Postcard of the Washington Monument pointing south at its original location near the center of Washington Square Park. This bronze equestrian statue is a replica of one designed by Henry Merwin Shrady for display in Brooklyn, New York. This vantage point faces west towards Union Station in the background. The defunct 23rd Street between Grand Avenue and Main Street is shown behind the monument to the center and right.

Genre
Modern Location
100 East Pershing Road
Kansas City, MO
Neighborhood
Collection Title, Call or Box Number
Mrs. Sam Ray Postcard Collection (SC58)
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Digital Object Identifier
20000053