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GEORGE WASHINGTON COMMEMORATIVE TREE PLAQUE

Artwork

Title Artist Date

George Washington Commemorative Tree Planting Plaque

Unknown

1932


 

Medium

Medium Category

Bronze Plaque on Grey Granite Boulder set in Concrete Footer
 

Plaque

Measurements

Unit Measure Object Height Object Width Object Depth Object Diameter
Feet

.5

.75

N/A

N/A

 
Unit Measure Base Height Base Width Base Depth Base Diameter
Feet

.5

2.75

2

N/A

Description

Description
The inscription on the plaque reads:  "In memory of George Washington, 1732 - 1799, this tree is planted by Buffalo Chapter D.A.C. in the bicentennial year of his birth, 1932."




 

Biographical Info.

Bio.
This plaque designates a tree planted by the Daughters of the American Colonists commemorating the 200th birthday of George Washington.




 

Location History

Location Purpose Date Verified Current Record
Buffalo and Erie county Historical Society lawn, east side Display November 2004 Yes

Conservation/Preservation History

Treatment Performed by Date Completed Previous Object Condition New Object Condition Previous Base Condition New Base Condition Current Record
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Condition Survey History

Surveyed By Purpose Date Completed Object Condition Base Condition Current Record
Hamilton, Houston, Lownie Architects, LLC
 
Buffalo Arts Commission General Condition Survey November 2004 Poor Good Yes