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Image for Daniel Webster – National Constitution Center – Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneDaniel Webster – National Constitution Center – Philadelphia, PA

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The National Constitution Center offers visitors a complete narrative to the creation of the United States. There are two permanent quotes displayed on one of the walls which epitomizes the spirit in which our constitution was created.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/23/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

Image for George Washington - Christ Church Burial Ground - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneGeorge Washington - Christ Church Burial Ground - Philadelphia, PA

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A brass or possibly bronze marker indicates the final resting place of Benjamin Franklin and features quotations from historical figures.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/24/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

Image for William Penn - Christ Church Cemetery - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneWilliam Penn - Christ Church Cemetery - Philadelphia, PA

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A quote from the founder of the state of Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/8/2017

last visited: 7/8/2017

Image for Benjamin Franklin - Christ Church Burial Ground - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneBenjamin Franklin - Christ Church Burial Ground - Philadelphia, PA

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How many historical markers/signs of history can be found at a single grave? How about six! This marker was placed years after Franklin's burial and contains an epitaph he wrote..for himself! Come visit Christ Church Burial Ground.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/26/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

Image for US Constitution - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneUS Constitution - Philadelphia, PA

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The First Amendment

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Vermontish

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/15/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

Image for George Washington - Gilbert Stuart House - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneGeorge Washington - Gilbert Stuart House - Philadelphia, PA

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A quote from George Washington on a historical marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/9/2017

last visited: 1/9/2017

Image for Walt Whitman – Philadelphia Museum of Art - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneWalt Whitman – Philadelphia Museum of Art - Philadelphia, PA

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Here are the elongated figures of Jacob Epstein’s Social Consciousness which suggest sympathy, tenderness & sorrow for human suffering. This complicated piece is graced with a quote from a locally famous poet, Walt Whitman.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/28/2012

last visited: never

Image for General Peter Muhlenberg – Philadelphia Museum of Art - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneGeneral Peter Muhlenberg – Philadelphia Museum of Art - Philadelphia, PA

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This statue pays homage to a Revolutionary War hero located at the west end of the Phila. Museum of Art. The statue was sponsored by the German Society of Phila. in 1910. The attributable quote is at the bottom of a relief plaque found in front.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/13/2012

last visited: never

Image for General Nathanael Greene – Philadelphia Museum of Art - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneGeneral Nathanael Greene – Philadelphia Museum of Art - Philadelphia, PA

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Bronze statue of General Greene can be found in the Garden of Heroes @ the west side of the Philadelphia Art Museum. One of Greene's most famous quote is displayed on the front of the statue as well as two other quotations of historical note.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/24/2012

last visited: never

Image for John Clement – Old Newtown Friends Burial Ground – Oaklyn, NJview gallery

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Etched in StoneJohn Clement – Old Newtown Friends Burial Ground – Oaklyn, NJ

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This locally culturally relevant quote is etched in bronze. It is a quote from one of the founders of this community.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 2/10/2013

last visited: never

Image for The Torah (Ezekiel 37:14) – Memorial Grove – Cherry Hill, NJview gallery

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Etched in StoneThe Torah (Ezekiel 37:14) – Memorial Grove – Cherry Hill, NJ

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This very poignant excerpt from the Torah as well as later versions of the Bible is often incorporated into Holocaust monuments and memorials. This excerpt is written around the top in three separate sections.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 3/31/2013

last visited: never

Image for King James Bible (Judges 2:6-10) – Memorial Grove – Cherry Hill, NJview gallery

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Etched in StoneKing James Bible (Judges 2:6-10) – Memorial Grove – Cherry Hill, NJ

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Located in Cooper River Park in Pennsauken NJ, this monument bears the names of eight Camden County residents who were awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor and has a curious biblical verse inscribed on the bronze marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 3/24/2013

last visited: 6/12/2018

Image for John 15:13 - Father Judge High School - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneJohn 15:13 - Father Judge High School - Philadelphia, PA

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This biblical verse can be found on a gray, granite war memorial in front of the Father Judge High School.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/20/2010

last visited: 11/30/2013

Image for State of New York Memorial - Valley Forge National Historical Park - King of Prussia, Pennsylvaniaview gallery

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Etched in StoneState of New York Memorial - Valley Forge National Historical Park - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

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Valley Forge was the site of the 1777-78 winter encampment of the Continental Army. This quote really makes you feel for the common soldier.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/31/2011

last visited: 4/30/2016

Image for Enoch Poor – Valley Forge National Historical Park - King of Prussia, Pennsylvaniaview gallery

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Etched in StoneEnoch Poor – Valley Forge National Historical Park - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

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There are many permanent citations at this Park and all have to do with the suffering and torment brought on by the harsh winter of 1777-78. This one like all the other is on a Revolutionary War monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/31/2011

last visited: 4/30/2016

Image for George Washington - The National Memorial Arch - Valley Forge National Historical Park - King of Prussia, Pennsylvaniaview gallery

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Etched in StoneGeorge Washington - The National Memorial Arch - Valley Forge National Historical Park - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

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The National Memorial Arch sits in a very prominent view along the driving tour of Valley Forge.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/31/2011

last visited: 11/16/2015

Image for Henry Armitt Brown - The National Memorial Arch - Valley Forge National Historical Park - King of Prussia, Pennsylvaniaview gallery

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Etched in StoneHenry Armitt Brown - The National Memorial Arch - Valley Forge National Historical Park - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

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The National Memorial Arch sits in a very prominent view along the driving tour of Valley Forge.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/31/2011

last visited: 11/16/2015

Image for General Anthony Wayne – Valley Forge National Historical Park - King of Prussia, Pennsylvaniaview gallery

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Etched in StoneGeneral Anthony Wayne – Valley Forge National Historical Park - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

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In a park loaded with monuments & quotes, this citation is perhaps the most simplest but speaks volumes to the bravery and heroism of the greatest American Revolutionary War here besides Washington who served out country in its inception.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/6/2011

last visited: 11/16/2015

Image for John Milton – Burlington Twp. War Memorial – Burlington Twp., NJview gallery

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Etched in StoneJohn Milton – Burlington Twp. War Memorial – Burlington Twp., NJ

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a very famous quote attributable to the famous writer and poet, Milton, can be found at this unusual war memorial in front of the municipal building.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 2/17/2011

last visited: never

Image for George Washington - Valley Forge - Valley Forge, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneGeorge Washington - Valley Forge - Valley Forge, PA

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George Washington is the essential component of Valley Forge, his image, actions, words and legacy to be found everywhere. It is only fitting an attributable quote from him was used for the Georgia State monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/17/2013

last visited: never

Image for John 15:13 - Municipal Building - Mount Holly, NJview gallery

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Etched in StoneJohn 15:13 - Municipal Building - Mount Holly, NJ

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This biblical verse can be found on a black, stone monument in front of the local municipal center honors & memorializes two, local municipal police officers killed in the line of duty and a third killed with one of the local police officers as well.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 12/9/2010

last visited: 12/13/2012

Image for Luke 18:1 - First Presbyterian Church - Mt. Holly, NJview gallery

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Etched in StoneLuke 18:1 - First Presbyterian Church - Mt. Holly, NJ

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To the rear of the church, above a door to the 1957 expansion, is a quotation from the Bible.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/3/2012

last visited: 11/11/2013

Image for Exodus 20, the Bible - the Cornerstone Church - Linfield, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneExodus 20, the Bible - the Cornerstone Church - Linfield, PA

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The Ten Commandments which looks as though they are etched on marble are on the side of the Cornerstone Church of the Nazarene in Linfield, PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Janila

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/2/2018

last visited: never

Image for William Penn - The Strand - New Castle, DEview gallery

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Etched in StoneWilliam Penn - The Strand - New Castle, DE

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One of many historical markers in downtown New Castle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/8/2019

last visited: never

Image for Abraham Lincoln – Finn's Point National Cemetery - Pennsville, NJview gallery

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Etched in StoneAbraham Lincoln – Finn's Point National Cemetery - Pennsville, NJ

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In November 19, 1863, Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address at the dedication of the Gettysburg National Cemetery. Since then, every National Battlefield associated with the Civil War has a copy of it etched in stone.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/12/2012

last visited: 3/10/2012

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