Re: Scouting monument & Scout painting
Bruce F. Rueger (bfrueger@COLBY.EDU)
Thu, 21 Mar 1996 09:48:56 -0200
>My copy of a Feb '65 issue of Scouting has a cover story of a
>monument to Scouting which was dedicated by Lyndon Johnson on
>7 Nov 1964. It stands on the Ellipse between the White House
>and the Washington Monument. Question for those in the DC area-
>Is it still there? I've been to DC since 1964 several times and
>don't remember being aware of it. Something for those heading to
>DC to take in??
When I was in Washington DC in 1989 with a National Jamboree contingent,
the monument was still there. I believe it is just to the southeast of the
White House. It is definitely worth a visit, especially while waiting in
line to get in the White House.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City