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The Thomas Jefferson Memorial is a presidential memorial in Washington, D.C. dedicated to Thomas Jefferson, an American Founding Father and the third President of the United States. The neoclassical building was designed by the architect John Russell Pope and built by the Philadelphia contractor John McShain. Construction of the building began in 1938 and was completed in 1943. The bronze statue of Jefferson was added in 1947. The Jefferson Memorial is managed by the National Park Service under its National Mall and Memorial Parks division. In 2007, it was ranked fourth on the List of America's Favorite Architecture by the American Institute of Architects.

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~Marlene~ on December 16, 2011

Thank you so much, Marek, for the Like and your VOTE. I am honored!

Happy Holidays to you, Marlene

Mircea_RAICU on December 17, 2011

Like and vote ! Good luck and , I wish you also Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Mircea R.

~Marlene~ on December 17, 2011

Thank you very much, Mircea, for the Like and your VOTE. I appreciate it very much! I hope you have a wonderful Christmas and a very Happy New Year also...

Season's Greetings, Marlene

zanot10 on December 20, 2011

Nice photo! LIKE!

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year for you and your family !

Greetings Z.

~Marlene~ on December 20, 2011

Thank you again, Z, for the nice comment, the Like and good wishes.

Happy Holidays, Marlene

highway.star2009 on December 21, 2011

Really nice shot. Great composition and nice colours. Voted!

~Marlene~ on December 21, 2011

Thank you so much, highway.star2009, for the very nice comment. I'm honored by your VOTE.

Greetings from Michigan, Marlene Kiss Lá… on December 24, 2011

Beautiful shot! VOTED + Like 47

Yours sincerely invited to the Colours: group. Merry Christmas & Happy new year 2012 !

Greetings, László

~Marlene~ on December 24, 2011

Thank you so much, László, for the kind words and the Like. I am honored by your VOTE

Best wishes for a Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year, Marlene

~Marlene~ on January 6, 2012

Thank you kindly, Lorenzo, for the very nice comment and the visit. I also appreciate the invitation to your group.

Greetings from Michigan, MArlene

MarioTs on February 1, 2012

Beautiful photo Marlene!!



~Marlene~ on February 1, 2012

Thank you so much, Mario, for the kind words & the Like!

Regards, Marlene

Merz_René on March 12, 2012

Excellent framed with beautiful lights, Like-51 + YS-8

Kind regards, René

~Marlene~ on March 12, 2012

Thank you so much, René, for the lovely comment and the Like. I'm honored by the Y*!

Best wishes, Marlene

~Marlene~ on March 17, 2012

Thank you very much, Leguima, for the kind words and the visit.

Greetings from Michigan, Marlene

Juan Emilio on August 23, 2012

Marlene: perfect framed, like. Juan Emilio

~Marlene~ on August 24, 2012

Thank you very much, Juan Emilio, for the very nice comment and the Like. Also, thanks for the group invitation. I appreciate your interest.

Best regards, Marlene

Parruco on May 3, 2013


Receba as minhas reverências desde Vila Chã - Vila do Conde, PORTUGAL

~Marlene~ on May 3, 2013

Thank you kindly, Parruco, for the kind word and the visit. Both are much appreciated!

Greetings, Marlene

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Photo taken in West Potomac Park, West Basin Drive Southwest, Washington, DC 20024, USA
Thomas Jefferson Memorial

Photo details

  • Uploaded on November 14, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by ~Marlene~
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot SX100 IS
    • Taken on 2011/11/03 16:25:25
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/800)
    • Focal Length: 55.90mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.300
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash