Texas Lakes Trail Region

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Texas Heritage Trails Program

Denison: 40th Anniversary of the Eisenhower Statue Dedication

July 9, 2013 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Eisenhower Birthplace

The Texas Historical Commission and the Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site invite you to join us for the commemoration of the 40th anniversary of the Eisenhower Statue dedication on July 9, 2013 from 1pm – 4pm. Free themed tours of the Eisenhower Birthplace house and statue will be offered. The statue of the Supreme Commander of Allied Forces in Europe during World War II and the 34th U.S. President is one of five sculpted by Robert Dean and was dedicated on July 9th 1973.

For more information call Marion Wilson at 903-465-8908 or email

The Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site is a Texas Historical Commission (THC) property, which preserves the birthplace home of Dwight D. Eisenhower and interprets his life from his humble origins in the Victorian-era railroad town of Denison to his rise to international military and political leader of the 20th century. The home is a cultural asset for the Denison community, providing opportunities for education, recreation and economic development. To learn more, visit and


  • Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site
  • 609 S. Lamar Ave
  • Denison, Texas
  • 75021



  • Free

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