1921

1921 (HM1J2)

Location: Glen Echo, MD 21703 Montgomery County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 57.974', W 77° 8.318'

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The Dentzel carousel came to the park in 1921 as a replacement for a smaller carousel. Built in the Philadelphia style, the hand-carved, wooden animals create a menagerie type featuring rabbits, ostriches, a giraffe, a lion, a tiger and a deer in addition to horses and two chariots.
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HM NumberHM1J2
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Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 12:04am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 314714 N 4315204
Decimal Degrees38.96623333, -77.13863333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 57.974', W 77° 8.318'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 57' 58.44" N, 77° 8' 19.08" W
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Area Code(s)240, 301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 32-46 I-270, Glen Echo MD 21703, US
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