A L'Occasion Du Bicentenaire - Yorktown, VA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 37° 14.004 W 076° 30.299
18S E 366498 N 4121825
Quick Description: A quote from Benjamin Franklin on a tablet next to the Yorktown Victory Monument.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 12/26/2014 9:31:54 PM
Waymark Code: WMN4QV
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 3

Long Description:
The English side of the tablet says, "On September 3, 1983, the bicentennial of the treaties of Pairs and Versailles which secured the peace and established the Independence of the United States of America. This tablet was offered by the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution as a grateful tribute to the architects of these treaties who dedicated themselves to

"The best of all works -- The work of peace."

(Benjamin Franklin)"
Location Type: Historic Marker

Property Type: Public

Fee required: no

Reference Web Site: Not listed

Established Date: Not listed

Location Notes: Not listed

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