Regular readers of these pages know that I’ve been following the plans for a memorial to President Eisenhower, designed by starchitect Frank Gehry, which is to be placed in a park just alongside the National Mall here in DC. 708 more words
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At this rate, we will never have a memorial for a general who won a war and then became our President. I do remember seeing a sketch of the proposed monument, and I thought it was not only without any real connection to Eisenhower, but ugly in the way only modern works can be.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Architect Frank Gehry is revising the design for a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower near the National Mall after objections delayed the project. 245 more words
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