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Men Come and Go Like the Waves of the Sea- Seattle, WA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member riston2
N 47° 37.177 W 122° 21.117
10T E 548695 N 5274227
Quick Description: A small mosaic inspired by part of Chief Seattle's famous speech
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 12/27/2007 7:57:03 PM
Waymark Code: WM2VXZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
Views: 47

Long Description:
"Why should I murmur at the fate of my people? Tribes are made up of individuals and are no better than they. Men come and go like the waves of the sea..."

--- Excerpt from the speech of Chief Seattle to Governor Stevens, 1884

This mosaic is located at the Pacific Science Center in Seattle, WA. This mosaic is small, looking to be about 6-7 feet. The plaque next to it has information about the mosaic and a quotation from Chief Seattle's famous speech. The coordinates are not very accurate. The mural is located under a roof so I couldn't get very good satellite reception. The coordinates are just about 20 feet from the mural. If you have trouble finding it look to the right of the bathrooms from where you are standing and you will see it. When you visit please include a photo to prove that you were there. Happy Waymarking!

City: Seattle, WA

Location Name: Pacific Science Center

Artist: Jean Johanson

Date: 1962

Media: Different colored stones

Relevant Web Site: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Please give the date and description of your visit. One original photo of the mural must also be submitted. GPSr photo NOT required.
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