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Identification:

Preferred Structure Name:
DC World War I Memorial - Res. 332
Structure Number:
33240001
Other Structure Name(s):
 
Other Structure Name(s)
No records.
Park:
National Mall & Memorial Parks
Park District:
NAMA West Potomac Park
Historic District:
 
Historic District
1. 
East & West Potomac Parks Historic Dist
2. 
L'Enfant Plan for District of Columbia
Structure State:
District of Columbia
Structure County:
Washington
Region:
National Capital
Administrative Unit:
National Mall & Memorial Parks
LCS ID:
046826
 
Historical Significance:

National Register Status:
Entered - Documented
National Register Date:
11/11/2001
National Historic Landmark?:
No
Significance Level:
Contributing
Short Significance Description:
This structure is the District of Columbia World War I Memorial bandstand erected south of the reflecting pool. This memorial honors 435 D.C. residents who where killed in the Armed Forces during World War I.
Long Significance Description:
This structure is the District of Columbia World War I Memorial bandstand erected south of the reflecting pool. This memorial honors 435 D.C. residents who where killed in the Armed Forces during World War I.
 
Construction Period:

Construction Period:
Historic
Chronology:
 
Physical Event
Begin Year
Begin Year CE/BCE
End Year
End Year CE/BCE
Designer
Designer Occupation
1. 
Built
1931
CE
1931
CE
Brooke,F.H., Peaslee,H., & Wythe,N.
Architect
 
Function and Use:

Primary Historic Function:
Monument (Building)
Primary Current Use:
Monument (Building)
Structure Contains Museum Collections?:
No
Other Functions or Uses:
 
Other Function(s) or Use(s)
Historic or Current
No records.
 
Physical Description:

Structure Type:
Building
Volume:
1 - 2,000 cubic feet
Material(s):
 
Structural Component(s)
Material(s)
1. 
Superstructure
Marble
2. 
Substructure
Concrete
Short Physical Description:
This memorial is marble and resembles a Greek Doric temple. It has 11 Doric columns each approx. 22' tall. The diameter of this memorial is approx. 45' and is 55' to top of dome. It was built using the same marble as the Jefferson Memorial.
Long Physical Description:
This memorial is marble and resembles a Greek Doric temple. It has 11 Doric columns each approx. 22' tall. The diameter of this memorial is approx. 45' and is 55' to top of dome. It was built using the same marble as the Jefferson Memorial.