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byo jefferson mem postcardBuild Your Own Jefferson Memorial Postcard

This monument to Thomas Jefferson was dedicated on the 200th anniversary of his birth by President Franklin Roosevelt in 1943. Located on the south bank of the Tidal Basin and surrounded by decorative cherry trees, the Beaux Arts memorial is modeled after the Pantheon. This card includes all pieces and instructions necessary to make a complete paper model at 1:1100 scale, approx. 1.5" long. It is mailable, with space on the reverse for a stamp, address and a message. Each card also includes a short but informative description of the landmark the model represents. Instructions are included in the form of multi-lingual isometric diagrams.  Build Your Own Chicago and Build Your Own New York series are also available.

Size: card--4-5/8" x 6-3/4"

Design: Matt Bergstrom

Code: 33408

Member price: $1.80


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