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Franklin Delano Roosevelt Centennial Tree - Capitol Park - Sacramento, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69
N 38° 34.634 W 121° 29.547
10S E 631318 N 4270940
Quick Description: This dedicated tree is located north of the State Capitol Building and at the NW edge of Capitol Park in downtown Sacramento, CA.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 11/7/2013 3:19:25 PM
Waymark Code: WMJEBE
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 1

Long Description:
Located at the NW corner of Capitol Park and north of the State Capitol Building are a group of three deciduous trees. One particular tree contains a placard monumented on a metal post that reads:

"MEN & NATURE MUST WORK HAND IN HAND"
FDR
PLANTED IN COMMEMORATION OF
FRANKLIN DELANO ROOSEVELT'S
CENTENNIAL 1882-1982
DEDICATED FEBRUARY 1, 1982

PRUNUS SERRULATA
JAPANESE FLOWERING CHERRY
(WEEPING VAR.)

This tree dedication in 1982 was celebrating the birth of our 32nd President of the United States, born on January 30, 1882.

Location of the tree: Capitol Park (northwest corner)

Type of tree: Japanese Cherry

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