Dwight D. Eisenhower

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Arts Panel Approves Design For Eisenhower Memorial

A key arts panel has approved a revised design for a memorial to honor President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Washington, which could clear the way for groundbreaking.

10/16/2014

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New DC Memorial Honoring Veterans Opens To Public

A new memorial is opening to the public near the National Mall to honor disabled veterans dating back to the American Revolution.

10/06/2014

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Eisenhower Memorial Wins Key Design Approval In D.C.

The long-delayed effort to build a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower near the National Mall has won a key approval, despite ongoing objections to architect Frank Gehry’s design.

10/02/2014

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Eisenhower Memorial Unchanged, Despite Objections

Architect Frank Gehry is maintaining key elements of his design for a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower near the National Mall in a revised concept presented Thursday, despite recent criticism from a federal arts panel and outside groups.

02/20/2014

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Arts Programs See Some Funds Restored By Congress

A budget deal approved by Congress restores funding for some national arts and cultural programs, but others will still see reductions.

01/17/2014

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John Eisenhower, Historian And Ike’s Son, Dies At 91

The family of President Dwight D. Eisenhower says his son, 91-year-old John S.D. Eisenhower, has died.

12/21/2013

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Eisenhower Memorial Faces Further Delay On Design

After more than 18 months of delays, the planned Eisenhower Memorial project near the National Mall faces further setbacks.

09/10/2013

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Key Arts Panel Approves Eisenhower Memorial Design

A powerful commission overseeing civic art and architecture in the nation’s capital voted Thursday to approve the general concept and layout of Frank Gehry’s design for a national memorial honoring Dwight D. Eisenhower.

07/18/2013

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Gehry Refines Design For Eisenhower Memorial In D.C.

A federal commission charged with building a national memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower voted unanimously Wednesday to approve architect Frank Gehry’s design for a park near the National Mall, allowing the project to move forward over the objections of Eisenhower’s family.

06/19/2013

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Eisenhower Memorial Group Makes D-Day Film On Ike

Officials working to build a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Washington are launching a new short film online to mark the 69th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of Europe during World War II.

06/06/2013

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Scholars Back Quotes At Future Eisenhower Memorial

Three historians are recommending the use of passages from key speeches by President Dwight D. Eisenhower — including his message to troops during the D-Day invasion — to help represent the 34th president in a planned memorial in the nation’s capital.

06/05/2013

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Eisenhower Family Wants New Ike Memorial Design

The future of a planned memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower was thrown into doubt Tuesday as lawmakers questioned the project’s design and cost and Ike’s family called again for the memorial project to be redesigned.

03/19/2013

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