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NEWLANDS, Francis: Fountain at Chevy Chase Circle in Washington, D.C.

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Photos courtesy of the National Park Service, Rock Creek.
Submitted by Ronda Bernstein on behalf of the NPS.
Thanks Ronda!
As works of the federal gov't they are in the public domain. (5/13/2007)




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Chevy Chase Land Comapny of Montgomery County, Maryland
On the Occasion of its 100th Anniversary 1890-1990
Rededicates this circle and restores this fountain
in memory of its founder Senator Francis G. Newlands

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NEWLANDS MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN

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Francis Griffith Newlands 1878-1917
Senator from Nevada His statesmanship held true regard for the interests of all men
Founder of Chevy Chase
This fountain erected in 1938
Authorized by act of Congress.

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Related subjects:
Politicians
Location: Connecticut & Western Aves at Maryland State Line NW Washington, D.C.

Nearest Metro: Friendship Heights (Red) (click station name for all sculptures nearby) (dcMem ID #1528 )

Links & other sources
The Names of Washington D.C. (p39)
Wikipedia article on Newlands
Biographical Directory of Congress on Newlands

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