Jefferson National Expansion Memorial

Interesting
This rectangular greensward occupies the historic levee once alive with waterfront commerce. In 1939, 40 square blocks of the then-decrepit area were razed to make way for a memorial to Thomas Jefferson and his vision of westward expansion.

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