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09-JUN-2018

Theodore Roosevelt Memorial

Iíve been to this island before but donít recall ever seeing this memorial.

Theodore Roosevelt Island is an 88.5-acre (358,000 m2) island and national memorial located in the Potomac River in Washington, D.C. The island is maintained by the National Park Service as part of the nearby George Washington Memorial Parkway and as a natural park, with various trails and a memorial plaza featuring a statue of Roosevelt. No cars or bicycles are permitted on the island, which is reached by a footbridge from Arlington, Virginia, on the western bank of the Potomac.

Tim and Sahraa on Roosevelt Island, posted earlier:

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Julie Oldfield14-Jun-2018 00:48
Excellent sense of scale. V
Graeme13-Jun-2018 09:53
An excellent capture of this monument, Helen.V
LynnH12-Jun-2018 15:46
Very nicely photographed and composed. V
woody3412-Jun-2018 01:39
Such a lovely setting and so well composed, ,nice work...K
Hank Vander Velde11-Jun-2018 22:25
A nice well captured image Helen.
Tom Munson11-Jun-2018 21:56
My favorite president, Helen. Terrific image.
Martin Lamoon11-Jun-2018 21:39
An interesting place.
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Pieter Bos11-Jun-2018 20:01
The figures in the images give a very nice sense of scale. Well composed, Helen. ~V
joseantonio11-Jun-2018 19:32
the first time I see this memorial.V.
Colin Storey11-Jun-2018 19:12
Great image of this impressive memorial, like the people in the image for scale.
MarcViskens11-Jun-2018 19:07
very nice and impressive
William Barletta11-Jun-2018 18:09
Excellent composition with the little people in the foreground ~V~
Dave Berry11-Jun-2018 17:58
I like having the people in the photo to give it perspective as to size. Great catch. V
Nick Paoni11-Jun-2018 17:37
What a beautiful location and the folks in the shot help me to understand the scale of the statue.
janescottcumming11-Jun-2018 17:28
The people really give this fine statue great perspective. Terrific photo! V
Suzanne Lanthier11-Jun-2018 17:16
Impressive statue in a very pleasant area. Good work, Helen !
Kuriacose Joseph11-Jun-2018 16:47
Biked the Mt. Vernon trail past the island a few times but never stopped by to see this memorial. Looks impressive.
bill friedlander11-Jun-2018 16:30
Nice crisp shot of the statue and surroundings. The people provide scale. V
Jeff Real11-Jun-2018 16:06
Very impressive statue and a super image, Helen
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Jim Coffman11-Jun-2018 15:48
A very nice capture of this impressive memorial, Helen...